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Oral history interview with Vasile Raiskii

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.100 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0100

Vasile Raiskii, born in 1923 in Broşteni, Ukraine (present day Moldova), describes the Jewish families in prewar Broşteni; the arrival of German and Romanian soldiers; the site where a Jewish family was killed by Romanian soldiers; transporting Jews to the train station of Slobidka, Ukraine; convoys of Jews being transported toward Slobozia; their treatment by Romanian soldiers; the Rîbnița ghetto; Romanian guards in the ghetto; forced labor of the imprisoned Jews; the murder of two communists by Romanian soldiers; and the exhumation and reburial of the murdered communists in 1947.

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Vasile Raiskii
interview:  2008 July 16
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2021-02-16 15:52:57
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