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Oral history interview with Rudolph H. Franklin

Oral History | Accession Number: 1997.A.0441.238 | RG Number: RG-50.462.0238

Rudolph H. Franklin (né Freundlich), born on March 15, 1928 in Schlochau, Germany (now Człuchów, Poland), discusses moving to Klausdorf; the separation of his parents in 1936-1938; Kristallnacht; being forced to leave public school in 1938; the forced sale of his father's business; his family’s move to Berlin, Germany in 1939; going to Schneidemuehl for education; taking a train through France and Spain to Lisbon, Portugal; and taking the ship SS Carvalho Araújo to the United States in March 1941.

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Rudolph H. Franklin
Inge Karo
interview:  1995 March 23
1 sound cassette (60 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Gratz College Holocaust Oral History Archive
Record last modified: 2020-09-16 08:52:56
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