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Oral history interview with Andrew Garczynski

Oral History | Accession Number: 2013.88.1 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0705

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Andrew Garczynski, born in 1924 in Poland, describes being imprisoned in Auschwitz in the fall of 1943 because of his resistance activities; his family’s escape from Warsaw, Poland at the beginning of the war; their deaths due to a bomb; his older brother’s imprisonment at Auschwitz in the beginning of the war for his involvement in the resistance; and his brother helping him avoid heavy labor in Auschwitz by getting him a job helping a medical orderly.

Interviewee
Andrew Garczynski
Interviewer
Ina Navazelskis
Date
2013 May 11  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 digital file : MPEG-4.
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Record last modified: 2018-08-13 12:50:42
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