University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Chuck Olin Digital Film Archive

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  • Haim Einav Interview
    Video | 1999Einav discusses his experience during the battle.
  • Hanoch Bartov Interview
    Video | 1996Bartov discusses his experiences with the Germans during the war. He also tells of looking for Jews after the war ended and their surprise at having Jewish soldiers rescuing them.
  • Johanan Peltz Interview
    Video | 1997Peltz discusses the feeling of vengeance and revenge against the Germans. Also discussed is the role of the Jewish Brigade in bringing Jews to Israel and the creation of the Jewish state.
  • Oly Givon Interview
    Video | 1996Givon discusses how he was chosen to go to the Palmach and going undercover searching for the Nazis.
  • Shlomo Shamir Interview (Part I)
    Video | 1999Shamir discusses preparations and preliminary training at Tel Hashomer, Na'an and Hulda. He also discusses the reason for the late start of the first operation.
  • Shlomo Shamir Interview (Part II)
    Video | 1999Shamir discusses the decision to retreat, the importance of the battle, the role of the immigrants and who is to blame, and heroes of the battle.
  • Yitzchak Moore Interview (Part I)
    Video | 1999Moore discusses his background as an engineer during World War II, how the brigade was organized and the first battle at Latrun, Bin Nun I.
  • Yitzchak Moore Interview (Part II)
    Video | 1999Moore discusses the experience of laying the road to Jerusalem.