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Marcel Kohler: "They Did Hide Jewish People"

Marcel Kohler describes his parents efforts to hide Jewish individuals from the Nazis while under occupation.

From  Camden Anich on April 2nd, 2021 2 plays 0  

Alan Hall: "All bullet holes"

Alan Hall describes the fate of French resistance fighters at the hands of the Nazis (ADULT CONTENT WARNING).

From  Adina Langer on February 16th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Leon Blumenthal: "My leg was broken."

Leon Blumenthal explains how a concentration camp guard punished him for stealing food.

From  Adina Langer on February 16th, 2021 2 plays 0  

Leon Blumenthal: Escape

Leon Blumenthal describes his brother Gerard's escape from the concentration camp in southern France, where they were imprisoned.

From  Adina Langer on February 16th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Sheva Vapne: "I am Jewish also."

Sheva Vapne describes the man who helped her family find transportation to Uzbekistan during World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 11th, 2021 0 plays 0  

David Jacobi: Hiding in Plain Sight

David Jacobi describes how his father's family survived the Holocaust in Berlin durig World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 10th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: "Feathers flying everywhere!"

Gitte Toben tells the story of the Nazis searching her grandparents' home during World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: "New passport, new ID, new name"

Gitte Toben describes the process of "going underground" in the Danish resistance during World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 2 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: Kim Malthe-Bruun

Gitte Toben describes her father's friendship with Danish resistance fighter, Kim Malthe-Bruun.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: "My dad never talked about it."

Gitte Toben discusses her father's refusal to talk about his participation in the Danish resistance during World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: Postwar Shortages

Gitte Toben describes some of the shortages faced by people in Denmark after World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: Fake Punishment

Gitte Toben describes how her grandparents supported their resistance fighter son.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: Executions

Gitte Toben discusses the harsh treatment reserved for members of the Danish resistance who provided information to the Nazis during World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: Father Goes Underground

Gitte Toben describes her father's reasons for "going underground" during World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: Father's Practical Jokes

Gitte Toben describes her father's habit of playing practical jokes as a teenager in the years before the Second World War.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Gitte Toben: Joining the Resistance

Gitte Toben describes how her father got involved in the Danish Resistance.

From  Adina Langer on February 9th, 2021 0 plays 0