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Oral history interview with Milka Danilović

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.2.58 | RG Number: RG-50.586.0058

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Milka Danilović, born in 1926 in Draksenic in the former Yugoslavia, describes escaping to Kozara with the arrival of the Ustaše in 1941; her capture by Germans; imprisonment in a camp in Cerovljane, including widespread hunger; abuses by the Ustaše; her transfer to Ustica, then Jasenovac; her transfer to the village Korencani for labor; partisans taking her and her family back to their region of Bosnia; fleeing the Ustaše; a mass killing near her village; the destruction of the village church; burying the dead in Gradina; and the effects of the Holocaust on her family.

Interviewee
Milka Danilović
Date
2007 October 16  (interview)
Language
Serbo-Croatian
Extent
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:53:07
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