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Oral history interview with Denisse Avram

Oral History | Accession Number: 2013.294.4 | RG Number: RG-50.693.0004

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Denisse Avram, born on November 5, 1937 in Chernivtsi, Romania (present day Ukraine), describes being moved with her family to a ghetto in 1939; her father being sent to Russia; her experiences and the conditions in the ghetto; moving to Siret, Romania to her maternal grandparents’ home in 1944; losing family members; moving to Ploiești, Romania with her family after her father’s return in 1945; her family’s immigration to Chile via France and Brazil in 1948 with the assistance of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee; her experiences growing up in South America; and her reflections on the Holocaust.

Interviewee
Denisse Avram
Interviewer
Andrea Berdichevsky
Date
2011 July 27  (interview)
Language
Spanish
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 digital file : MOV.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Fundación Memoria Viva
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