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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 749U

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.199 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0199

The interviewee, a Ukrainian man born in 1929, discusses events in Yaktoriv (IAktoriv), L'vivs'ka oblast', Ukraine; the location in the Grushka monastery of a camp for Jews brought from the surrounding area, including the towns of Peremyshlyany (Peremyshliany) and Glynyany (Hlyniany); details on a nearby rock quarry where Jewish men worked breaking rocks for use on roads; the commandeering of local Ukrainians, including himself, to transport food from the ghetto to Jews working at the quarry; details on the ghetto kitchen and on food that he, with his father's horse and wagon, drove to the quarry; details on the quarry and on the guards; observing Jews being taken by truck to the shooting site on Lypivtsi (Lipovtsy) mountain; and seeing a woman being shot at the edge of the forest and later being buried by some Jews.

interview:  2009 January 11
creation: IAktoriv (Ukraine)
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
Record last modified: 2022-06-24 20:28:10
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