Marcelle Precker

  • Recording Date: August 12, 1946
  • Duration: 20:23
  • Spools: 9-41A
  • Location: Paris, France
  • Languages: English

Biographical Information

  • Name: Marcelle Precker
  • Birthplace: Paris, France
  • Gender: female
  • Nationality: France
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: unknown
  • Interned At: Drancy
  • Location At Time Of Liberation: Drancy, France
  • Liberated By: United States


 Marcelle Precker was born in Paris to well-to-do Jewish parents. There is no indication in her interview that she had any siblings. She and her husband had one child, but her husband died in 1939, the year before France fell to the Germans. In the wake of the German occupation, Mrs. ... Read full commentary »