Oral history interviews with André Scheinmann
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- Scheinmann, André
- Yoken, Mel
1992 November 13-2012
interview: 2001 April 19
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Diana Mara Henry
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Consists of materials related to the Holocaust experiences of André Scheinmann. Born Joseph Scheinmann in 1915, André hid his Jewish identity and worked in the French Resistance and for Great Britain as a spy in France. He was arrested as a Nacht und Nebel ("Night and Fog") political prisoner and was interned at the Natzweiler-Strutthof concentration camp as a kapo, and later in the Dachau concentration camp. Includes "Call Me André," a memoir by André Scheinmann, co-authored by Diana Mara Henry, and several articles Henry wrote about Scheinmann's experiences.
Diana Mara Henry and her father Carl Henry visit the town of Hochfelden where they speak with Roger Weil and his mother Cora, relatives of the donor who discuss being the sole members of the Levy family to survivor the massacre at Guerry, Cher, France in August 1944.
Interviews with Natzweiler-Struthof survivors during commemoration ceremonies