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Oral history interview with Isaac Nehama

Oral History | Accession Number: 2003.179 | RG Number: RG-50.549.02.0069

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Isaac Nehama, born in Athens, Greece on April 29, 1926, discusses his pre-war family life in Greece; the German invasion; going into hiding; returning to Athens after liberation; being reunited with his father; the British arresting him for his partisan activities; his view of Greek Jews; immigrating to the United States; his life in Illinois; moving to New Jersey; becoming an American citizen; meeting his first wife and getting married; being drafted into the army; working for Bell Laboratories; American politics; returning to Europe; meeting his second wife and starting a family; moving to California; moving to Washington, DC to work on the Apollo program; founding the International Computing Company; contemporary Israel politics; and his volunteer work with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Interviewee
Mr. Isaac Nehama
Interviewer
Margaret West
Date
2003 June 02  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
4 sound cassettes (60 min.).
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:55:05
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