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Oral history interview with Saúl Gloger

Oral History | Accession Number: 2013.294.28 | RG Number: RG-50.693.0028

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Saúl Gloger, born March 5, 1920 in Gryn’kovtse, Poland (present day Ukraine), describes living for 11 years in Chortkiv, Poland (present day Ukraine); being taken to a concentration camp in Ternopil, Ukraine; his early life and family; the gathering of survivors in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil after the war and being aided by the Joint; studying in Kopychyntsi, Ukraine before the war; living in Chortkiv until the war began; the loss of his father; antisemitism in Poland; being a Jew during the time of the Nazis; hiding in the forests; working for the Russians as a lathe operator for the railroads until 1941; his regret that he did not flee from the Russians; and the arrival of the Nazis.

Interviewee
Saúl Gloger
Interviewer
Karen Codner
Date
2009 October 19  (interview)
Language
Spanish
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
2 digital files : MOV.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Fundación Memoria Viva
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:47:48
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