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Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission


2021 First Person Series: Albert Garih

Event details
Calendar   Speaking Engagements
Location YouTube
Date Wed, Jun 9, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Duration   1h

Albert was not even two years old when his family escaped Paris amid gunfire during the German invasion. After returning to Nazi-occupied Paris, Albert’s father was later deported to a forced labor camp and the rest of the family spent the war in hiding, sometimes in poor conditions and on the run.

Learn about Albert’s experiences as a young child fleeing with his family while separated from his father.

Albert Garih, Holocaust Survivor and Museum Volunteer

Bill Benson, Journalist and Host, First Person: Conversations with Holocaust Survivors

Watch live at You do not need a YouTube account to view USHMM's program. After the live broadcast, the recording will be available to watch on demand on USHMM's YouTube page.

The First Person series is a monthly hour-long discussion with a Holocaust survivor and is made possible through generous support from the Louis Franklin Smith Foundation, with additional funding from the Arlene and Daniel Fisher Foundation.

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