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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 480U

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.84 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0084

The interviewee, a Ukrainian woman born in 1922, discusses events in the area of Kostyantynivka, Mykolaivs'ka oblast', Ukraine; the presence of Jews before the war; the round up of Jews by the Germans; the shooting of Jews at a ditch in the neighboring village of Bogdanovka (Bohdanivka), which she briefly witnessed through binoculars; how Jews were brought from Moldova and other areas and were held on a pig farm; the killing of 60,000 Jews in the area; the participation of the Ukrainian police in the shooting; how local residents participated in the disposition of the victims' clothing; the burning of some bodies; and her speculation on the motives of the Ukrainian police.

interview:  2007 July 15
creation: Kostiantynivka (Arbuzyns'kyi raion, Ukraine : Village)
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 19:53:47
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