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Oral history interview with Sonia Sznicer

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.182 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0182

Zofia Sznicer (née Heliczer), born April 11, 1924 in Trembowla, Poland (Terebovlia, Ukraine), describes growing up in Poland before the war; experiencing the beginning of the war; the Russian occupation; the later German occupation; fleeing Trembowla and taking a train to Zhmerinka in Russia (Zhmerynka, Ukraine); traveling from Zhmerinka to Stalinabad (Dushanbe, Tajikistan) and then Marghilon, Uzbekistan; working in a knitting mill to feed herself; traveling to Biewewai and then Tashkent where she met her future husband; and immigrating to Australia in 1957.


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Interviewee
Sonia Sznicer
Interviewer
Pierre Lang
Date
undated: 
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette.
Credit Line
Forms part of the Claims Conference International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction and/or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:41:09
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