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Oral history interview with Ruth Buschman

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.597 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0597

Ruth Buschman discusses her childhood in Beclean, Transylvania, Romania and her orthodox Jewish upbringing; the occupation of her town by Hungarian troops in 1942; the confiscation of her family business; the family's deportation to Auschwitz in 1944; her impression when she arrived at the camp; her separation from her mother; her experiences in Auschwitz; her transfer to camp Nürnberg; her immigration to the United States in 1946; and her marriage and family life.


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Interviewee
Ruth Buschman
Interviewer
Peter Ryan
Date
interview:  2002 November 20
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (SVHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:52:30
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