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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 15B

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.326 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0326

A Belarusian woman, born in 1923, discusses her experiences in Dzisna (Vitebsk Oblast), Belarus during WWII; moving to Dzisna in 1940 from Russia as a Komsomol member; the German occupation of Dzisna; some locals betraying other locals; some Jews from Dzisna successfully fleeing the Germans; Jews and other locals working for Germans; the ghetto where Jews had to live; Jews having to wear yellow stars; the digging of pits; shootings as intimidation; the mass murder of Jews; and the massacre sites.

Image
Date
interview:  2008 March 23
Geography
creation: Dzisna (Belarus)
Language
Ukrainian
French
Extent
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-17 10:43:41
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