Click above to meet Aaron Elster, Korean War veteran and Holocaust survivor.
Click above to meet Eva Schloss, Holocaust survivor liberated in 1945.
What do you remember about the Korean War?
What does being an American mean to you?
Why do you tell your story?
Tell me about World War II.
Can you describe your liberation?
What is your message for the future?
Not sure what to ask? Ask Aaron or Eva to share their "five-minute summary" with you!
As part of the Salute to Service initiative, [tbh] Together Beat Hate
collaborated with USC Shoah Foundation
's Stronger than Hate Initiative to share first-hand experiences of those who were there on the front lines of history. Dimensions in Testimony
enables people to ask questions that prompt real-time responses from pre-recorded video interviews with liberators, veterans and Holocaust survivors and other witnesses to genocide. As we commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of concentration camps we remember those who served our country and confronted unspeakable acts of evil. Click above to hear from Aaron and Eva.
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Dimensions in Testimony was developed in association with Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, with technology by USC Institute for Creative Technologies, and concept by Conscience Display. Funding for Dimensions in Testimony was provided in part by Pears Foundation, Louis. F. Smith, Melinda Goldrich and Andrea Cayton/Goldrich Family Foundation in honor of Jona Goldrich, Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, and Genesis Philanthropy Group (R.A.). Other partners include CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center. Aaron Elster was filmed in association with Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center.