Hakibbutz Ha'arzi Archives Collection: The Hashomer Hatzair Movement in Hungary and Slovakia

Language of Description
1939 - 1944
Level of Description

Extent and Medium

7 files on 1 microfilm reel

Scope and Content

n the Record Group there are seven files containing Hashomer Hatzair documentation from Hungary and Slovakia.

In the Collection there is a journal kept by the "Hahagshama" group in Budapest, conducted from 1939 until the murder of the Jews of Hungary, including a description of the events and underground activities. The journal was transferred to Eretz Israel by Zvi Erez, one of the survivors of the group.

In the Collection there is also documentation regarding the activities of the parachutists [from Eretz Israel], such as photograph albums and documentation of the activities of the parachutists Egon Roth [?] and Haviva Reich.

Finding Aids

  • file O.300/55 in the YV archives

Existence and Location of Originals

  • Moreshet archives

Existence and Location of Copies

  • YV archives


  • he description is based on the original description that was written by Emanuel Berand at the time when the collection was submitted to Yad Vashem, 03 November 1958

Archivist Note

JL according to the RG description in the YV system

Rules and Conventions

EHRI Guidelines for Description v.1.0

Dates of Descriptions