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Kurt Klein

Kurt Klein talked about his early life in Germany, the rise of Nazi persecution of the Jews, his escape to the United States and his family’s efforts… read more

Kurt Klein talked about his early life in Germany, the rise of Nazi persecution of the Jews, his escape to the United States and his family’s efforts to rescue his parents, who ultimately perished at the Auschwitz concentration camp. He also spoke about how, as an interrogator for the U.S. Army, he questioned Adolf Hitler’s driver, who described the German leader’s final days.

This interview was conducted on October 11, 1990, by Linda Kuzmack and is part of the oral history collection at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. close

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Kurt Klein Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
325670-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 09, 2015 | 4:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 05, 2015 | 5:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 09, 2015 | 4:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 09, 2015 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 10, 2015 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 17, 2015 | 8:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 25, 2015 | 11:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 26, 2015 | 2:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2015 | 8:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2015 | 12:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2015 | 5:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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