Valerius Michelson

  • Recording Date: September 24, 1946
  • Duration: 44:51
  • Spools: 9-153C, 9-154
  • Location: München, Germany; UNRRA University at the Deutsches Museum
  • Languages: Russian

Biographical Information

  • Name: Valerius Michelson
  • Age: 30
  • Birthplace: Tallinn, Estonia
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Greek Orthodox
  • Nationality: Russia
  • Marital Status: unknown
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: Tallinn, Estonia
  • Liberated By: United States

Commentary

 David Boder's interview with Valerius Michelson was part of a series he conducted at the UNRRA University in Munich in September 1946. The first half of the interview focuses on Estonia during the Soviet and Nazi occupations, the second half on Michelson's end-of-war and post-war experiences in Austria and Germany. The ... Read full commentary »