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Memories, An Ocean Away: The Story of Henry Halle

Written and produced by Jesse Kirsch and Jan Schacht
Henry received his U.S. citizenship on his 20th birthday. Henry received his U.S. citizenship on his 20th birthday.

 

On a late Spring day, Henry Halle’s mother, Meta, made sure all of the dishes had been cleaned and put away. But the Halles never dined with those plates, sat on their sofa, or saw Steindamm 99 again when they walked out of their Hamburg home for the last time on May 16th, 1941. This is a story of Henry Halle’s exodus from and journey back to the city he called home: Hamburg. Click the link below to watch the story.

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Posted on June 03, 2014