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Oral history interview with Herta Bregoff

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.799 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0799

Herta Bregoff describes her early life in Heidelberg and Karlsruhe, Germany; her memories of the Nazi's ascension to power in 1933; the Nazi Party's antisemitic legislation; her memories of Kristallnacht in 1938; her father and uncle's arrest; her and her family's deportation to Gurs, a concentration camp in France; her father's death at Gurs; how her family was released in 1941 to Marseille; her family's immigration to the United States in 1941; her life in the United States; her education; her marriage and family; and her reflections on her experience in the Holocaust.


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Interviewee
Herta Bregoff
Interviewer
Simon Levine
Gail Moscoso
Date
interview:  1996 February 07
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: 2020-03-26 09:52:55
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