L., Walter, 1922-
Walter L. Holocaust testimony (HVT-915) [videorecording] / interviewed by Ann Gadol and Mark Jacobs, March 22, 1987.
Dallas, Tex. : Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies, 1987.
Videotape testimony of Walter L., who was born in Ortelsburg, Germany (presently Szczynto, Poland) in 1922, the elder of two children. He recounts attending school; moving to Königsberg (presently Kaliningrad, Russia); antisemitic harassment; participating in Makabi ha-tsa?ir; his bar mitzvah in 1935; having to leave school; attending a Zionist agricultural school in Ahrensdorf; hospitalization in Berlin; apprenticing with a dentist; emigrating with his family to the United States via Hamburg in June 1938, with assistance from relatives there; marriage; and the births of four daughters. Mr. L. notes most of his relatives were killed in the Holocaust. He shows photographs.
Walter L. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-915). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
4 copies: 3/4 in. master; Betacam SP restoration master; Betacam SP restoration submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
L., Walter, 1922-
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Holocaust survivors. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061527
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Men. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85083510
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061518
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Jewish. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148465
World War, 1939-1945 -- Children. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148359
Jewish children in the Holocaust. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh96005877
Bar mitzvah. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85011761
Jewish refugees. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85112308
Jews -- Migration.
Germany. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80125931
Szczytno (Olsztyn, Poland) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83025821
Kaliningrad (Kaliningradskai?a? oblast?, Russia) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81086433
Ahrensdorf (Germany) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2002106501
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Hamburg (Germany) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81086822
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Child survivors.
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Postwar experiences.
Gadol, Ann, interviewer.
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