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Hershel Greenblat: "Immigration to Israel was pretty much blocked"

Hershel Greenblat describes how many people living in displaced persons camps wished to immigrate to Israel in the years following World War II.

From  Isabel Mann on July 8th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Herbert Kohn: Father's Arrest

Herbert Kohn describes his father's arrest during Kristallnacht or the "Night of Broken Glass."

From  Adina Langer on July 8th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Herbert Kohn: "My life changed completely"

Herbert Kohn describes how his childhood changed after being expelled from public school.

From  Adina Langer on July 8th, 2021 2 plays 0  

Hillard Pouncy: They Can Do The Job

Hillard Pouncy describes Benjamin O. Davis Jr.'s efforts to keep the Tuskegee Airmen program alive.

From  Isabel Mann on June 14th, 2021 13 plays 0  

Jessie Moss: Life After the War

Jessie Moss describes building a house with the money she had earned from the war, and what life was like for her afterwards.

From  Isabel Mann on May 25th, 2021 6 plays 0  

Geraldine Anthony: Life After the War

Geraldine Anthony describes what she did after she got laid off from work at the Bell Bomber Factory in Marietta, Georgia.

From  Isabel Mann on May 24th, 2021 6 plays 0  

Marcel Kohler: "It's By No Means Perfect"

Marcel Kohler describes what he wants people to take away from his family's story.

From  Camden Anich on April 2nd, 2021 5 plays 0  

Marcel Kohler: "Every Shot Known to Man"

Marcel Kohler describes his family's living situation after arriving in the United States and the physical exam they had to take in order to do so.

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

Marcel Kohler: "The Biggest Shock Was Halloween"

Marcel Kohler describes the shock of holidays in the United States and how they differed from those in the Netherlands.

From  Camden Anich on April 2nd, 2021 1 plays 0  

Marcel Kohler: "Food Was A Big Issue"

Marcel Kohler describes the struggle of acquiring food that his family went through while under occupation.

From  Camden Anich on April 2nd, 2021 3 plays 0  

Marcel Kohler: "My Sister Was Allergic to Chocolate"

Marcel Kohler describes the irony of liberating troops giving chocolate out to people.

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

Marcel Kohler: "A Black Market for Food"

Marcel Kohler describes his fathers interactions on the black market for food while under occupation.

From  Camden Anich on April 2nd, 2021 3 plays 0  

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  

Marcel Kohler: "He Was One of the Lucky Ones"

Marcel Kohler describes hearing from his parents of a relative that had been sent to a concentration camp, but made it out alive.

From  Camden Anich on April 2nd, 2021 3 plays 0  

Marcel Kohler: "Walking on Eggshells"

Marcel Kohler describes what life was like under German occupation during World War II.

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

Marcel Kohler: "A Family Feud"

Marcel Kohler describes one of the reasons why his family moved from the Netherlands to the United States.

From  Camden Anich on April 2nd, 2021 4 plays 0