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Oral history interview with Frederick Wohl

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.49 | RG Number: RG-50.549.02.0077

Frederick Richard Wohl, born on June 7, 1914, describes his family’s prominence in Baden-Baden, Germany; his two sisters who perished during the Holocaust; his first wife Lillian Eisenberg and his second wife Evelyn Mitzner; his various apprenticeships as a young man; voluntarily relocating to Athens, Greece, Nicosia, Cyprus, and East Africa; immigrating to the United States and eventually settling in Washington, DC, where he became a licensed insurance agent; his two daughters Jacqueline Diane Wohl (Tinney) and Valerie Ann Wohl; working as a life insurance salesman in Maryland; his volunteer work in precinct politics; and his participation in B'nai B'rith and the Masonic Lodge.


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Interviewee
Fred R. Wohl
Interviewer
Anne Feibelman
Date
interview:  2004 February 13
interview:  2004 February 17
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
4 sound cassettes (60 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:36:16
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