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Oral history interview with Johanna van der Velden

Oral History | Accession Number: 2005.531 | RG Number: RG-50.570.0022

Johanna van de Velden, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands in 1921, discusses the beginning of the war; witnessing the roundup of patients at the Jewish hospital; witnessing the deportation of Jewish families; evacuating from her house and being given a formerly Jewish residence; shortages; and her decision to marry her husband to help him avoid a labor detail.


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Interviewee
Johanna van der Velden
Date
interview:  2005 January 28
Language
Dutch
Extent
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
 
Record last modified: 2020-05-04 15:46:28
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