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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 772U

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.222 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0222

The interviewee, a Ukrainian man born in 1921, discusses events in Halushchyntsi and Romanove Selo, both in Ternopil's'ka Oblast, Ukraine; the prewar presence of about five Jewish families, including Tannenbaum, Klayn, Fishel, Baraz, and Kron, a lawyer [all names phonetic]; the arrival of the Germans; how Jews were forced to work on roads and in a quarry; the establishment of camps for Jewish workers in the nearby woods and in Pidvolochys'k, Ukraine; the requisitioning of local Ukrainians to carry supplies to camps and to Germans by wagon; driving a wagon with water barrels to a quarry where Jews worked; Jewish women clearing snow from the road; the uniforms worn by Jews and Ukrainians who also were on work details and the system for paying Ukrainian workers; and the subsequent shooting of Jews.

interview:  2009 May 05
creation: Halushchyntsi (Ukraine)
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
Record last modified: 2022-06-23 09:58:50
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