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Oral history interview with Šime Cvitanović

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.3.32 | RG Number: RG-50.587.0032

Šime Cvitanović, born in 1925 in Veli Iž in the former Yugoslavia, describes the occupation of Veli Iž by Italian forces; the poor treatment of local townspeople; many people who joined the Partisans; the arrest of his sister in 1942 under suspicion of collaborating with the Partisans; threats of death to those who collaborated with the Partisans; the arrival of German forces after the capitulation of Italy; and joining the Partisans in 1944.


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Interviewee
Šime Cvitanović
Date
interview:  2008 December 03
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
 
Record last modified: 2020-05-04 15:48:17
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