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Oral history interview with Čestmir M. Dušek

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.2.6 | RG Number: RG-50.586.0006

Čestmir M. Dušek, born in 1930 in Tuzla in the former Yugoslavia, discusses his family history and his experiences during World War II; the deportation of Jews; that Jews were forced to wear yellow badges and had to post signs on their stores that said “juden geschaft”; the destruction of a synagogue by students; propaganda, including instructions regarding behavior under the new government and posters with the names of people sentenced to death; and how the Germans and Ustaše took communists away from their homes.

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Dušek, Čestmir Mirko
interview:  2009 June 07
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 20:11:19
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