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Oral history interview with Marko Paležnica

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.2.117 | RG Number: RG-50.586.0117

Marko Paležnica, born in 1930 in Tisina/Bosanki Samac in the former Yugoslavia, describes the relocation of some Serbs from his village in 1943 to Dachau; the robbing of his village by the Ustaše in 1944; dead bodies in the Sava River; the murder of villagers by the Ustaše; the removal of villagers by the Ustaše; the destruction inflicted by the Ustaše on his village; the death of family members; the escape of his father; his flight to the Chetnik village Skarici; the flight of his neighbors from executions; and the punishment of certain Ustaše soldiers after the war.

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Paležnica, Marko
interview:  2010 January 25
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 20:11:21
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