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Oral history interview with Eda M. Regan

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.987 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0987

The interview describes Ms. Regan's childhood in The Hague, The Netherlands; how the German invasion of the Netherlands forced her family to be separated and go into hiding; and being hidden with her sister with a family in the small, rural town of Oldebroek; and passing as Christian for the remainder of the war years. Ms. Regan describes her life after the war, learning that her parents perished at Auschwitz, being contacted by relatives through the International Red Cross, and traveling to the United States to join an aunt and uncle who had immigrated to the United States earlier. She discusses her education and careers in the United States.

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Interviewee
Eda M. Regan
Date
interview:  1990 July 12
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: 2020-08-03 11:26:28
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