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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 30B

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.341 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0341

A Belarusian woman, born in 1930, discusses her experiences in Volyntsi (Valyntsy, Vitebsk Oblast), Belarus before and during WWII; relations between Jews and non-Jews before the war; the German occupation of Volyntsi; the partisans and their positive impact on the village; the German administration; how some locals joined Polizei to maintain a connection with the partisans; the collaborationists who betrayed locals; Jews being forced to work for the Germans; the Jewish ghetto; many Jews joining the partisans; local Jews who were murdered; the process of the murders; and many Jewish woman being violently murdered in the village.

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Date
interview:  2008 July 13
Geography
creation: Valyntsy (Vitsebskaia voblasts', Belarus)
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 21:27:44
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