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Oral history interview with Gino Sirola

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.3.35 | RG Number: RG-50.587.0035

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Gino Sirola, born in 1925 in Rijeka in the former Yugoslavia, describes the occupation of Rijeka by Italian forces, including restrictions placed upon the local townspeople; aiding the Partisans after the capitulation of Italy; his arrest by German forces in 1944; his imprisonment and forced labor at different concentration camps in Germany, including Neugamme, Hamburg, Dachau, Sandel, and Webblin; liberation by American forces; and his return to Yugoslavia after the war.

Interviewee
Gino Sirola
Date
2008 December 04  (interview)
Language
Serbo-Croatian
Extent
3 videocassettes (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 10:49:18
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