Otto Feuer

  • Recording Date: August 22, 1946
  • Duration: 1:20:29
  • Spools: 9-64, 9-65
  • Location: Paris, France; AJDC office
  • Languages: English

Biographical Information

  • Name: Otto Feuer
  • Age: 31
  • Birthdate: November 2, 1914
  • Birthplace: Wien, Austria
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: Poland
  • Marital Status: unmarried
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: Hamburg, Germany
  • Interned At: Sachsenhausen, Dachau, Buchenwald
  • Location At Time Of Liberation: Weimar, Germany
  • Liberation Date: April 11, 1945
  • Liberated By: United States

Commentary

 Otto Feuer was one of the relatively small numbers of Jews who spent twelve years—the entire span of the "Thousand Year Reich"—under Nazi rule and survived. Feuer was born in Vienna, shortly after the start of World War I. His family then moved to Hamburg where he was ... Read full commentary »