Nathan Finkel

  • Recording Date: September 24, 1946
  • Duration: 15:57
  • Spools: 9-155A
  • Location: München, Germany; UNRRA University at the Deutsches Museum
  • Languages: Russian

Biographical Information

  • Name: Nathan Finkel
  • Age: 26
  • Birthplace: Rovno, Ukraine
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: unknown
  • Marital Status: unmarried
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: Rovno, Ukraine
  • Interned At: Sosnowiec Ghetto, Gross-Rosen, Buchenwald
  • Location At Time Of Liberation: Weimar, Germany
  • Liberated By: United States


 At the beginning of the war, Nathan Finkel was living in Rovno, which became part of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic as a result of the 1939 nonaggression agreement between Germany and the Soviet Union. However, Germany failed to uphold the treaty, and invading the Soviet Union in June 1941 and capturing ... Read full commentary »