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Oral history interview with Georges Roby

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.542.4 | RG Number: RG-50.812.0004

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

Georges Roby, born on March 3, 1907 in Chabannes, France, describes being a farmer and butcher in Chabannes, where he has lived his whole life; the Jewish children brought to the Château de Chabannes and the sisters Paillassou (RG-50.812*0001) who taught them; the efforts of the villagers to help save the children and his role in supplying food from his farm to the Château; the absence of fear and the sustained efforts after the August 1942 roundups; and the Jewish children being housed amongst local families while their escape was being organized.

Interviewee
Georges Roby
Interviewer
Lisa Gossels
Dean Wetherell
Date
1996-1998
Language
French
Genre/Form
Documentary films.
Extent
2 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lisa Gossels and Dean Wetherell
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