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Oral history interview with Theresa Taczanowsky

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.741 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0741

Theresa Taczanowsky, born in 1931, discusses her childhood in southern Germany during the Nazi era; her parents' passive resistance to the Nazi Party and the distance she felt between herself and her classmates whose parents supported Hitler; the hardships her family experienced during the war; the Polish refugees she encountered; the labor groups comprised of prisoners of war; the end of the war; her marriage to an American soldier; her immigration to the United States in 1949; and her life in the US after the war.


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Interviewee
Theresa Taczanowsky
Interviewer
Rita Gopstein
Maria Bengerova
Date
interview:  1996 April 02
Language
English
Extent
2 videocassettes (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: 2020-11-02 08:41:31
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