WWII-171 Wunhild Ryschkewitsch ( Interviewee ) Ann Smith, podcast created by Christian Klepper ( Interviewer )
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Oral history Podcast
United States of America -- Florida -- Alachua
For the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program's Spring 2011 Intern Class. Wunhild Ryschkewitsch describes her childhood in Nazi Germany and her time as a volunteer in the Sudetenland, including the impending arrival of Russian troops and the abandonment of her group of volunteers by its German army escort, her decision to travel via train back to her home town, and her eventual homecoming. Upon her arrival home, she learned that both her father and her sixteen-year-old brother had been drafted.