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Oral history interview with Vera Mironova

Oral History | Accession Number: 2005.595.31 | RG Number: RG-50.575.0031

Vera Mironova, born in 1924 in Kiev, Ukraine, describes her family and the beginning of the war; witnessing a German soldier kill her Jewish neighbors; the Babi Yar massacre; the deportation of many local townspeople to work in Germany; saving a Jewish child; the treatment of local townspeople by German soldiers; the shooting of a Jewish family who had gone into hiding; German soldiers offering rewards to local townspeople to inform on hidden Jews; local collaborators; and her work which prevented her from being deported to Germany.

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Vera Mironova
interview:  2006 April 17
1 videocassette (DVCAM)s : 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 15:47:16
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