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By Robert Clary

ISBN-10: 1589793455

ISBN-13: 9781589793453

Robert Clary (born Robert Max Widerman in Paris in 1926) is healthier recognized for his portrayal of the lively Corporal Louis Lebeau at the well known tv sequence Hogan's Heroes (on the air from 1965 to 1971 and extensively syndicated round the globe).
But it truly is Clary's stories as a Jew through the Holocaust that infuse his compelling memoir with a decent reputation of life's usually bad fact, a popularity that counters his glittering five-decade occupation as an actor, singer, and artist and distinguishes this booklet from these by means of different entertainers.
Clary describes his youth in Paris, the German profession in 1940, and his deportation in 1942 on the age of 16 to the notorious transit camp Drancy. He recounts his nightmarish, two-and-a-half-year incarceration in Nazi focus camps like Ottmuth, Blechhammer, Gross-Rosen, and Buchenwald.
In April 1945, the Allies liberated Clary and different inmates. however the information that his mom and dad, sisters, half-sisters, and nephews had no longer survived the Nazis' genocidal crusade opposed to the Jews diminished his pleasure to grief. After the battle, Clary made his method to the U.S. and, opposed to nice odds, completed repute on Broadway and in Hollywood.
From the Holocaust to Hogan's Heroes is Robert Clary's notable account of his extraordinary lifestyles either as a survivor and as an entertainer. as soon as learn, it's going to now not be forgotten.

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