Bertha Goldwasser

  • Recording Date: August 4, 1946
  • Duration: 32:22
  • Spools: 9-24
  • Location: Paris, France; Jewish Committee home for adult Jewish refugees
  • Languages: German

Biographical Information

  • Name: Bertha Goldwasser
  • Maiden Name: Rosenstrauch
  • Age: 34
  • Birthplace: unknown
  • Gender: female
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: Poland
  • Marital Status: widow
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: Paris, France
  • Interned At: Drancy

Commentary

 Bertha Goldwasser was born in Poland and came to Paris, France in 1936 at about the age of twenty-four to study engineering. There she met and married her husband, Kuba Goldwasser. The couple was part of the some 200,000 French Jews who lived in Paris on the eve of World War II. ... Read full commentary »