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Oral history interview with George Sarlo

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.729 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0729

The interview describes Mr. Sarlo's young childhood in Budapest, Hungary; living with his grandparents in the country; and returning to Budapest in late 1944. Mr. Sarlo describes his family's success in obtaining papers to immigrate to Spain which enabled them to live in a Spanish-protected house in Budapest until their liberation by the Russians in 1945. Mr. Sarlo discusses his life in Hungary after the war, his participation in the Hungarian uprising in 1956, and his flight to the United States after the Soviet Union invaded Hungary.

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George Sarlo
interview:  1990
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 09:36:25
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