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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 738U

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.188 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0188

The interviewee, a Ukrainian woman born in 1929, discusses events in Yavoriv (Jaworow or IAvoriv), L'vivs'ka oblast', Ukraine; the arrival of the Germans, which many people initially thought would bring an improvement compared to life under the Soviets; the establishment of a ghetto; her father's bakery firm, which continued to supply products to shops as well as to German forces; the ghetto and her attempt to visit a Jewish neighbor, who sewed a coat for her; seeing Jews in the ghetto being taken by trucks to a shooting site near the cemetery; and the local police force, which included many Poles.

Image
Date
interview:  2009 January 09
Geography
creation: IAvoriv (L'vivs'ka oblast', Ukraine)
Language
Ukrainian
French
Extent
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-05 21:23:06
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