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Oral history interview with Shmuel Rozin

Oral History | Accession Number: 2001.361.2 | RG Number: RG-50.643.0001

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Shmuel Rozin discusses events that occurred in and around the Kovno Ghetto on April 5th, 1944; the Children’s Action; how he was hiding with a group of approximately ten partisans, among them were Abrasha Levin, Isaac Silverman, and Brinke Kozak; how Chaim Yellin took on the responsibility of finding transportation and ammunition for the group; how a woman warned the group to leave and suggested they hide with a Lithuanian family; how Yellin sent him in disguise to find three guns; and Yellin’s devotion to saving as many people as possible from the Kovno Ghetto by hiding them in the local forest.

Interviewee
Mrs. Lisl Bogart
Date
1999  (acquired)
Language
Yiddish
Extent
1 sound cassette (60 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Shmuel Rozin
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