Eda Button

  • Recording Date: August 5, 1946
  • Duration: 47:44
  • Spools: 9-26
  • Location: Paris, France; Jewish Committee home for adult Jewish refugees
  • Languages: German

Biographical Information

  • Name: Eda Button
  • Age: 34
  • Birthplace: Thessaloníki, Greece
  • Gender: female
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: Spain
  • Marital Status: married
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: unknown
  • Interned At: Saloniki Ghetto, Bergen-Belsen
  • Location At Time Of Liberation: Bergen, Germany
  • Liberation Date: April 15, 1944

Commentary

 Eda Button was born in Salonika Greece, the world center of Sephardic Jewry. She married in October, 1939, and the couple had one child, born in May 1942. Mrs. Button's husband was an attorney. The interview was conducted in German in a home for refugees in Paris. There is no indication that ... Read full commentary »