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Oral history interview with Esther Praw

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.232.0079

Esther Praw (née Mandelzys), born in Opatów, Poland, discusses the beginning of the war; fleeing Opatów with friends and staying in Starachowice, Poland; working in an ammunition factory in Starachowice before being transported to Auschwitz; being sent to Bergen-Belsen before finally being liberated by British troops; getting married to her first husband in Germany in 1946; moving with her husband to the United States in 1947; living in New York before settling in Detroit, MI; having two daughters before her husband died; and remarrying another survivor.


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Interviewee
Esther Praw
Language
English
Extent
2 sound cassettes : analog.
 
Record last modified: 2020-07-14 13:33:52
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