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Oral history interview with Janja Jokić

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.3.30 | RG Number: RG-50.587.0030

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Janja Jokić, born in 1925 in Filipjakovo in the former Yugoslavia, describes her family aiding partisan members; the occupation by Italian forces and the Ustaša; her arrest in 1943 because of her collaboration with the Partisans; the burning of villages and arrest of civilians by Italian forces; her imprisonment in concentration camps in Biograd and on Molat island; her return to Biograd then Filipjakovo after the capitulation of Italy; and hiding for the remainder of the war because she was considered a criminal to the German forces.

Interviewee
Janja Jokić
Date
2008 December 02  (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 10:48:13
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