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Oral history interview with Casper Sla

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.587 | RG Number: RG-50.570.0006

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Casper Sla, born in Schiedam, Netherlands in 1926, discusses the German invasion; life under the occupation; being called up for forced labor in Germany in 1944; working on train tracks; living conditions while performing forced labor; working with Jewish prisoners from Dachau; witnessing the brutality against the Jewish prisoners by guards; liberation; meeting Jewish people from other camps while in a displaced persons camp; and his time working for the United Nations Refugee Association.

Interviewee
Casper Sla
Date
2004 May 02  (interview)
Language
Dutch
Extent
2 videocassettes (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:40:36
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