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Oral history interview with Saul Raimi

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.232.0081

Saul Raimi, born in Mława, Poland, discussing being raised in a family of eight; being age 14 when the Germans occupied the town, which was turned into a ghetto; being deported with his family to the Lubartów ghetto; returning to Mława; his smuggling activities between the Mława ghetto and the Warsaw ghetto; being deported in the winter of 1942 to Auschwitz, where he worked as a bricklayer; the evacuation of Auschwitz as the Red Army advanced west in 1945; being forced to march to Buchenwald; being transferred to Flossenbürg, where he was liberated on April 23, 1945; being sent to a displaced persons camp; immigrating to Israel, then Canada, and finally the United States; and the loss of all his family during the Holocaust except for he and his brother.


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Interviewee
Saul Raimi
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette : analog.
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-01 09:30:13
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