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Oral history interview with Ivo Kraus

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.85.1 | RG Number: RG-50.917.0001

Ivo Kraus, born in 1921 in Osijek, Yugoslavia (now in Croatia), describes studying engineering in Belgrade, Serbia, where he lived with his two older brothers (Fritz and Egon); the bombing in Belgrade in April 1941; doing forced labor under the Nazis; escaping and being arrested by the Ustaša in Croatia; going to Split (Spalato), Croatia and the Italian occupation; being interned with his brothers in Split then sent to Piedmont, Italy; and escaping with his brothers in 1943 and going to Switzerland.


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Interviewee
Ivo Kraus
Interviewer
Joe J. Heydecker
Date
interview:  approximately 1980
Geography
Sao Paulo (Brazil)
Language
German
Extent
1 CD-ROM.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Mara Kraus
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:38:01
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