Oral History Interview with Paul Kurschner
Paul Kurschner, born on May 16, 1916 in Vienna, Austria, discusses being an active Zionist; the Betar Movement; pre and post Anschluss Austria; pre-war antisemitism; the youth underground movement; protesting Martin Niemöller's incarceration; leaving for Palestine after the Anschluss via Yugoslavia, Albania, and Greece; taking the ship Artemesia to Palestine before Kristallnacht; immigrating illegally under British Mandate; the Arab-Israeli War; and immigrating to the United States.
|Interviewer:||Ruth K. Hartz|
|Subject:||Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Personal narratives.
World War, 1939-1945--Jews.