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Oral history interview with Jadwiga Zoszak

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.183 | RG Number: RG-50.621.0001

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Consists of one oral history interview, on audio cassette, with Jadwiga Zoszak (born Giza Greifinger). The interview was conducted in German and Polish by her niece, Edith Greifinger Millman in Israel in 1987. In the interview, Mrs. Zoszak described her wartime experiences, including her marriage to Adam Zoszak, a non-Jewish judge in Katowice, and her attempts to pose as a non-Jew throughout the war. Mrs. Zoszak described the fates of her family members and the help her husband provided to her and to her family. Adam Zoszak was named Righteous Among the Nations by Yad Vashem for sheltering and feeding nine who hid in a basement in Boryslaw from May 1943 until August 1944. Includes an English language transcript prepared by Edith Millman.

Interviewee
Jadwiga Zoszak
Date
1987
Language
German
English
Polish
Extent
1 sound cassette.
1 transcript.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Edith Millman
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