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Reflections of a Liberator with Milton Gottlieb


Lisa Kopman




  • Date:
  • May 30, 2019

  • Time:
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Thursday
  • Discounted Member: Free | Fee: Free


Apr 24, 2019 - May 30, 2019

In 1944 Milton Gottlieb enlisted to go overseas to fight in the Battle of the Bulge. During the invasion, Milton acted as a medic first and then interpreter. His division liberated Slave Camp Gotha and Slave Camp Zwickau bearing witness to atrocities in sub-camps like Ohrdruf. The 89th and Milton continued to bear witness through Germany, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland from January 1945 to August 1945. Milton says, ?I am very proud of my country for its participation in World War II. The country was completely united in its efforts to win the War and assist the allied countries.? Milton will introduce his film, Reflections of a Liberator, and Q & A will follow the screening.