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Rose G. Holocaust testimony (HVT-2270) interviewed by Louise Goodman and Deborah Shelkan Remis,

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-2270

Videotape testimony of Rose G., who was born in Nasielsk, Poland in 1914. She recounts living with her husband's family in Serock; the outbreak of war; incarceration with her parents-in-law and children in the Nasielsk synagogue; a mass shooting of sick people behind the synagogue; transfer with her family to Kock via Warsaw; her child's and parents-in-law's death due to starvation; working with her husband on a Polish farm; her other children's denouncement while she was hiding in a different place; transfer with her brother to Parczew; then to the Międzyrzecz ghetto; deportation after three months of slave labor in Majdanek to Auschwitz; hard labor and hunger; transfer to Bergen-Belsen; and liberation by British troops. Mrs. G. describes her marriage and daughter's birth in Bergen-Belsen after liberation and emigration to the United States in 1949.

Author/Creator
G., Rose, 1914-
Published
Peabody, Mass. : Holocaust Center of the Jewish Federation of the North Shore, 1992
Interview Date
March 13, 1992.
Locale
Poland
Międzyrzecz
Nasielsk (Poland)
Kock (Poland)
Parczew (Biała Podlaska, Poland)
Serock (Warsaw, Poland)
Language
English
Copies
2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Rose G. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-2270). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.