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Oral history interview with Ilia Nogacevski

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.108 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0108

Ilia Nogacevski, born in 1925 in Butuceni, Ukraine (present day Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Butuceni; the decision of the Jewish families in Butuceni not to evacuate to the Ukraine; his family hiding a Jewish family; the arrest of his father and the raid on his house by Romanian soldiers; the relocation of the Jewish families to the Rîbnița ghetto; bringing food to the Jewish families in the ghetto; witnessing a mass shooting of Jews; the sight of corpses in the Dniester River; and the survival and return of the local Jewish families after the war.

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Ilia Nogacevski
interview:  2008 July 19
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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