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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 727U

Oral History | Digitized | Accession Number: 2009.24.177 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0177

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    Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 727U


    Interview Summary
    The interviewee, a Ukrainian man born in 1929, discusses events in Horodok (Gorodok), L'vivs'ka Oblast, Ukraine; the pre-war presence of around 2,000 Jews in Horodok; the beginning of Soviet rule in 1939; the refusal of his father to join a kolkhoz and his subsequent exile to Siberia; evacuation of a neighboring Jewish family before the arrival of Germans and the return of a family member with Soviet troops later in the war; the post-war efforts of a Jewish town official to make the former ghetto area a memorial square; the abandonment of the memorial project after a wave of antisemitism in 1949; and construction of a bus station at the ghetto site.
    interview:  2009 January 05
    creation: Horodok (L'vivs'ka oblast', Ukraine)
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum

    Physical Details

    Ukrainian French
    1 compact disc.

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    There are no known restrictions on access to this material.
    Conditions on Use
    Restrictions on use. Yahad-In Unum retains copyright on the collection. Researchers agree not to reveal any personal identifiers if disclosed in witness testimony.

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    Administrative Notes

    Yahad-In Unum donated the oral history interview to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2009.
    Funding Note
    The cataloging of this oral history interview has been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
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