Thompson, Katherine


Thompson, Katherine
Katherine Ellen Thompson
K E Thompson
Katherine Ellen Kolff


An oral history interview with Katherine Ellen Thompson (b. 1936). She grew up in Rotterdam and remembers life under occupation and the Hunger Winter and Operation Manna.

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Thompson, KE

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Katherine Ellen Thompson remembers her time in Rotterdam during the war and particularly during Operation Manna. Mentions various episodes: food shortage, bartering linen and silver for food, members of the Dutch fascist party paraded through the…
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