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Oral history interview with Dušan Gvozdić

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.3.7 | RG Number: RG-50.587.0007

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Dušan Gvozdić, born in 1920 in Lapovac village in the former Yugoslavia, describes his family; a roundup of Serbian men by the Ustaša and Italian forces, and their imprisonment in Veljun; the execution of Serbian prisoners at Blagaj, including his father; encountering the bodies of murdered civilians; organizing a defense system to guard the village; joining the Partisans in 1944; the execution of a captured Domobran member; the establishment of schools in liberated regions in 1944; a memorial created for the victims of the Blagaj massacre after the war; and serving as a post-war witness in the trial of a collaborator.

Interviewee
Dušan Gvozdić
Date
2007 October 21  (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 10:41:01
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