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Oral history interview with Yoram Aharoni

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.430.0023

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Yoram Aharoni, born in Pazardjik, Bulgaria and age 65 at the time of the interview, discusses being part of a Zionist youth movement and attending a Jewish day school in Bulgaria; antisemitism in the Bulgarian paramilitary; his illegal immigration to Israel; working on the ship to get to Israel; being caught by the British and placed into internment camps in Atlit; joining the Jewish underground movement Fighters for the Freedom of Israel; opening a store in Jaffa; and the local Bulgarian immigrant population.

Interviewee
Yoram Aharoni
Date
1990 March 04  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
2 videocassettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, acquired from Jacky and Lisa Comforty
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:46:21
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