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Oral history interview with Adam Čavlek

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.3.40 | RG Number: RG-50.587.0040

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Adam Čavlek, born in 1924 in Sveti Juriji in the former Yugoslavia, describes working in Hungary at the beginning of the war; the sight of Hungarian soldiers shooting young men attempting to join the Partisans; joining the Partisans in 1944; the sight of burned villages and murdered civilians; arresting German, Hungarian, and Ustaša soldiers, many of which were executed; and the execution of imprisoned soldiers after their trials.

Interviewee
Adam Čavlek
Date
2009 October 20  (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 10:50:13
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