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Oral history interview with Sofija Petrović

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.3.13 | RG Number: RG-50.587.0013

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

Sofija Petrović, born in 1930 in Lovcari in the former Yugoslavia, describes hiding in the forest from Ustaša, German, and Italian forces; arson committed in her village; her capture by a Ustaša member and deportation to Gradiska concentration camp; the conditions of the concentration camp; the Jewish inmates in the camp; her transfer to a concentration camp in Gornija Rijeka; her time in a hospital in Zagreb; her transfer to Dugo Selo; a Croatian neighbor who took her back to her parents; and how her entire family survivied the war.

Interviewee
Sofija Petrović
Date
2007 October 22  (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 10:43:20
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