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Oral history interview with Dragoljub Vukić

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.2.57 | RG Number: RG-50.586.0057

Dragoljub Vukic, born in 1936 in Gornji Jelovac, Bosnia and Herzegovina, discusses his family’s escape to Kozara with food and animals; being captured by German forces; walking to Medjuvodje village and taking a boat to Croatia where Croatian women threw boiling water at them; witnessing dead bodies thrown into Sava River; the lack of food and children dying at Jasenovac camp; witnessing Ustaše killing prisoners with a “malj” hammer and watching men walking into brick oven furnace building; becoming healthier and eventually working on a cow farm; and reuniting with mother, brother, and sister.

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Vukić, Dragoljub
interview:  2007 October 16
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: 2022-06-23 09:58:06
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