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Oral history interview with Louis Kreps Kane

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.232.0045

Louis Kaye, born in 1925 in Wloszczowa, Poland, discusses the beginning of the war in 1939; being moved with his family into a ghetto; the deportation of his parents and most of his siblings to Treblinka, while Louis and two of his brothers were sent to Skarzysko; working in an ammunitions factory for two years until he was sent to Czestochowa and later Buchenwald; being sent to Dora-Nordhausen, where he was liberated April 11, 1945; immigrating to the United States many years after the war; and building a monument in 1969 in the United States to memorialize his family and his birth city.


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Interviewee
Louis K. Kane
Interviewer
Arthur Kirsch
Language
English
Extent
2 sound cassettes : analog.
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-10 13:27:25
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