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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 236B

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.542 | RG Number: RG-50.589.0542

A Belarusian woman, born in 1925, discusses her experiences in Mikashevichi (Brest Oblast), Belarus before and during WWII; the Jews in Mikashevichi before the war; the German occupation; the rules for Jews under the occupation; the Germans mining the roads to kill Jews; partisans also mining roads; Polizei forcing Jews to step on these mines; the creation of the ghetto and details about the ghetto; the attempts of some Jews to join the partisans; some Jews who hide with locals; the murder of Jewish physicians and government leaders by the Germans; and the mass murders of Jews.

Image
Date
interview:  2009 August 19
Geography
creation: Mikashevichy (Belarus)
Language
Belarusian
French
Extent
1 compact disc.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-17 10:44:04
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