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Oral history interview with Martín Zanberk

Oral History | Accession Number: 2013.294.101 | RG Number: RG-50.693.0101

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Martin Zanberg (né Zanberk), born in Berlin, Germany on October 31, 1924, describes his Polish father and Hungarian mother; moving to downtown Berlin into a Jewish neighborhood after some violent street events in 1932; being heckled and beaten by Hitler youth; going to Chile alone in 1938 and living with his uncle; his journey on a Norwegian cargo ship; how his father was sent to a concentration camp and was released; his parents’ arrival in Chile at the beginning of 1940; Kristallnacht; getting reparations from Germany years later; and his life in Chile.

Interviewee
Martín Zanberk
Interviewer
Alejandra Nudman
Date
2010 May 18  (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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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:59:50
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