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Oral history interview with Branko Vujasinović

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.3.20 | RG Number: RG-50.587.0020

Branko Vujasinović, born in 1927 in Glina in the former Yugoslavia, describes attending school in Sremski Karlovci until 1941; the establishment of the Independent State of Croatia; hearing about murders committed by Ustaša forces; the arrest of his father and other local Serbian men by the Ustaša; the execution and burial of arrested Serbian men by the Ustaša; the Ustaša appropriating Jewish owned shops after the deportation of the Jewish community; moving to the Dalmatian coast in 1941 to stay with family; returning to Glina in 1942; anti-Serbian propaganda; the persecution of the Jewish community of Glina by Ustaša; the sight of Ustaša transporting a group of Serbian women and children; attending school in Zagreb in 1944 after obtaining documents falsifying his Catholic status; joining the Partisans in 1945; the sight of burned villages; taking part in the liberation of Zagreb; and reading about trials of Ustaša members after the war.

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Branko Vujasinović
interview:  2008 November 21
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: 2020-05-04 15:48:15
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