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Oral history interview with Ilya Martha Kessler

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.232.0049

Ilya Martha Kessler, born in 1930 in Dobrony, Czechoslovakia, discusses the beginning of the war; being sent to Kosice, Slovakia, where she lived with her aunt until the Germans occupied Kosice; returning home; living with her family in a ghetto; being sent with her family to Auschwitz; being separated from her family; the murder of her family members in Auschwitz; being sent to the work camp Freudenthal; being liberated by the Russians; returning home and living in an orphanage until she immigrated to Israel; and immigrating in 1957 with her second husband to the United States.


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Interviewee
Ilya M. Kessler
Language
English
Extent
2 sound cassettes : analog.