Sigmund Reich

  • Recording Date: August 26, 1946
  • Duration: 33:53
  • Spools: 9-73B, 9-74A
  • Location: Genève, Switzerland; ORT School
  • Languages: Yiddish, German

Biographical Information

  • Name: Sigmund Reich
  • Age: 20
  • Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: unknown
  • Marital Status: unknown
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: Kraków, Poland
  • Interned At: Krakow Ghetto, Flossenbürg, Kamenz, Dachau, Mielec

Commentary

 Once in Nazi hands there were few opportunities to escape. Should one come, it had to be seized in a moment's time. Sigmund Reich did just that, although only at the end of a long ordeal. Reich was born in 1926 in Austria and spent his childhood in Belgium, but he ... Read full commentary »