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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 474U

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.77 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0077

The interviewee, a Ukrainian man born in 1922, discusses the shooting of Jews near Kamin'-Kashyrs'kyi, Volyns'ka oblast', Ukraine; being requisitioned to help dig a large ditch, in which over a thousand Jews were killed; the story his brother-in-law, a member of the Ukrainian police, told him about participating in the shooting of Jews; the killing of some Roma; other events in Kamin'-Kashyrs'kyi; the presence before the war of many Jews in the town, most of them shop-keepers; the establishment of a ghetto after the arrival of the Germans; forced labor by Jews; digging a ditch; the motives of his brother-in-law and other Ukrainians who served as members of the police; and the Ukrainian police uniforms and weapons.

2007 April 05-2007 August 01  (interview)
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:56:25
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