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Oral history interview with Vladislavs Zepps

Oral History | Accession Number: 2003.456.56 | RG Number: RG-50.568.0056

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Vladislavs Zepps, born in 1920 in Latvia, describes the prewar Jewish community of Vilani; the establishment of Jewish ghettos; the looting of Jewish owned homes and shops by local townspeople; hearing gunfire from a mass shooting of Jews; the mass grave for the victims; the shooting of local Roma, including his role in digging the mass grave; and joining the German Army in 1944.

Interviewee
Vladislavs Zepps
Date
2007 January 06  (interview)
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 10:52:42
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