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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 503U

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.107 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0107

The interviewee, a Ukrainian woman born in 1927, discusses events in Lugova, Vinnyts'ka oblast', Ukraine; the arrival of Hungarian and German forces and later occupation by Romanians; the relative leniency of Romanians compared to Germans; how Jews were brought from Bessarabia, Bukovina, and from other Ukrainian towns to the area; a camp for Jews on a former collective farm; the role of Ukrainian police and their organization; how Jews lived, traded property for food, and worked for Ukrainian families; the deaths from hunger and typhus; the burial of Jews in a trench in the woods; and how residents of nearby Osiivka, Ukraine were shot by a special Romanian "punitive detachment" because of their partisan activity.

interview:  2007 July 22
creation: Luhova (Bershads'kyi raion, Ukraine)?
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 19:52:24
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