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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 434U

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.39 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0039

The interviewee, a Ukrainian man born in 1928, describes events near the town of Rava-Rus'ka, Ukraine and the nearby village of Potelich, L'vivs'ka oblast', Ukraine, where there was a camp for French prisoners of war; seeing the French prisoners working in a local stone quarry; trading a cat to a French prisoner in exchange for some chocolate; how the few Jews in Potelich were taken by the Germans to Rava-Rus'ka; witnessing a group of about 15 Jews being forced to march in the direction of the Rava-Rus'ka Jewish cemetery by Germans with guns; and how the fact that Jews were being shot in Rava-Rus'ka was common knowledge.

interview:  2007 March 25
creation: Rava-Rus'ka (Ukraine)
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
Record last modified: 2022-06-24 20:27:52
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