Nelly Bondy

  • Recording Date: August 22, 1946
  • Duration: 1:16:59
  • Spools: 9-60, 9-61
  • Location: Paris, France; AJDC office
  • Languages: English

Biographical Information

  • Name: Nelly Bondy
  • Maiden Name: Strasser
  • Age: unknown
  • Birthplace: Wien, Austria
  • Gender: female
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: Austria
  • Marital Status: widow
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: Paris, France
  • Interned At: Drancy, Birkenau, Auschwitz, Ravensbrück, Malchow, Taucha
  • Location At Time Of Liberation: Oschatz, Germany

Commentary

 Sometimes a survivor's experiences of the camps arouse less interest than the events surrounding them. Nelly Bondy spent two years at Auschwitz and then in Ravensbrück and its satellite camps, but what happened to her during that time was exceptional only in that her knowledge of German and English ... Read full commentary »