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Oral history interview with Richard Horowitz

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1284.7 | RG Number: RG-50.147.0007

Richard Horowitz, born in May of 1939, describes his recollections of being filmed at age five at the liberation of Auschwitz, Poland by the Soviet Army in January 1945; his mother finding him in a Krakow orphanage; his mother finding his father; his impressions of Auschwitz and being hidden by people while he was there; his vague recollections of Oskar Schindler; his love for potatoes after the war; his attitude towards being saved by Schindler; and the liberation of Auschwitz.


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Interviewee
Ryszard Horowitz
Date
interview:  1983 May 12
Language
English
Genre/Form
Documentary films.
Extent
1 sound cassette (90 min.).
 
Record last modified: 2020-04-07 10:59:55
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