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Oral history interview with Adriana C. Gÿzenÿ-Epke

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.736 | RG Number: RG-50.570.0017

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Adriana Gÿzenÿ-Epke, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands in 1928, discusses growing up as a child in the Jewish section of Amsterdam; the German invasion and occupation; the reactions of Dutch society to increasing restrictions on the Jewish community; witnessing arrests and roundups; the roundup of patients from the Jewish hospital; visiting the Dutch Theater where Jewish prisoners were kept before deportation; witnessing Puls, the local trucking company, empty Jewish houses; her father’s arrest and escape from Vught concentration camp; her parents’ involvement in helping to hide Jews; and liberation.

Interviewee
Adriana C. Gÿzenÿ-Epke
Date
2004 December 21  (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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