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Oral history interview with Klaas Lub

Oral History | Accession Number: 2005.587 | RG Number: RG-50.570.0027

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Klaas Lub, born in August 1919 in Andijk, Netherlands, discusses his military service which began in 1939; engaging in heavy fighting against German forces; becoming an engine driver in-training with the Dutch Railways (Nederlandse Spoorwegen); the behavior of the Germans during the first few years of the war; serving as an assistant engineer on a train that took Jews to Westerbork; discovering that the train cars were full of Jews; how railway personnel were restricted from talking about the transportation of prisoners; seeing a woman flee from the train and successfully evade the Germans; and his memories of the Dutch Railways.

Interviewee
Klaas Lub
Date
2005 July 13  (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 10:47:28
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