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Kurt and Johanna Fish family papers

Document | Accession Number: 1996.28

Consists of documents, correspondence, and published materials related to the Holocaust experiences of Kurt and Johanna (née Strauss) Fisch (later Fish), originally of Vienna, Austria, and their extended families. Includes extensive correspondence between Kurt, who immigrated to the United States and later joined the American military, and Johanna, who escaped to London and worked as a nurse, as well as correspondence with family members in Vienna prior to their deportations and in the Opole ghetto. Also includes published newspapers and clippings from Kurt Fish’s experiences in wartime and post-war Italy and Austria, military scrip, written testimony, and German passports.

Date
1936-1991  (inclusive)
1938-1945  (bulk)
Language
German
English
Extent
3 boxes
3 oversize boxes
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Kurt Fish and Judith Fish
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Record last modified: 2018-09-14 13:38:57
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