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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 513U

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.116 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0116

The interviewee, a Ukrainian woman born in 1926, discusses events in Bershad', Vinnyts'ka oblast', Ukraine; her contact with Bershad's prewar Jewish community; the evacuation of many Jews before the arrival of German forces; the Romanian occupation; the relative leniency of Romanians compared to German troops and Ukrainian police; how Jews were brought to Bershad' from Chernivtsi, Bukovina, and other areas; the Bershad' ghetto; how his family hid three Jewish boys; the Romanian administration; the burial of Jews who died from hunger and disease; the absence of any mass shootings; the retreat of the Romanians; and the arrival of Soviet forces.

interview:  2007 July 25
creation: Floryne (Ukraine)
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
Record last modified: 2022-06-24 20:28:01
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