Jean Louis Kahn

  • Recording Date: August 21, 1946
  • Duration: 21:53
  • Spools: 9-56A
  • Location: Paris, France
  • Languages: French, English

Biographical Information

  • Name: Jean Louis Kahn
  • Age: 15
  • Birthdate: April 23, 1931
  • Birthplace: Paris, France
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: France
  • Marital Status: unmarried
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: unknown

Commentary

 Jean Kahn was only ten years old when France capitulated to Nazi Germany in 1940. He was the youngest member of his family to endure the trials and tribulations of the Occupation. In his interview, Jean recounts the daring escape he, his mother, and elder brother, Pierre, made across the Pyrenees ... Read full commentary »