János Deutsch

  • Recording Date: August 27, 1946
  • Duration: 41:44
  • Spools: 9-80
  • Location: Genève, Switzerland
  • Languages: German, English

Biographical Information

  • Name: János Deutsch
  • Birthplace: SzÃkesfehÃrvÃr, Hungary
  • Gender: male
  • Nationality: Hungary
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: unknown
  • Interned At: Székesfehérvár Ghetto, Budapest Ghetto, Bergen-Belsen, Linz
  • Location At Time Of Liberation: Karlsruhe, Germany


 As Boder himself realized, János Deutsch's experiences during the Holocaust were unique. First, he and his family were Zionists, rare in Hungary at that time. Second, he, together with his family, survived the Nazi terror by means of having been taken to Switzerland as part of a rescue operation ... Read full commentary »