Admiral Louis Lazar Kahn

  • Recording Date: August 21, 1946
  • Duration: 19:58
  • Spools: 9-57C
  • Location: Paris, France
  • Languages: French, English

Biographical Information

  • Name: Admiral Louis Lazar Kahn
  • Age: 50
  • Birthdate: November 13, 1895
  • Birthplace: Versailles, France
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: France
  • Marital Status: married

Commentary

 Boder's interview with Admiral Louis Kahn centers in large part on the Kahn's opinions as to the reasons for France's sudden and devastating defeat in 1940 and his views on post-war refugee rehabilitation. Unfortunately, he provides little information on his war time experiences, such as his escape across the Pyrenees to ... Read full commentary »