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Oral history interview with Tomasz Tyszkiewicz

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.262 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0262

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Tomasz Tyszkiewicz, born in 1926 in Parczew, Poland, describes witnessing a roundup of Jews by Ukrainian forces, during which a Jewish woman was murdered; cruelties performed by the Gestapo on local Jews; the mass murder of Jews; his refusal to participate in collecting the dead; the actions of Jewish partisan units; the arrest and murder of a Polish partisan member; his mother's refusal to loot Jewish owned belongings; his forced labor in Lublin and Zemborzyce in 1944; his escape from forced labor and return home; and liberation by Soviet forces in 1944.

Interviewee
Tomasz Tyszkiewicz
Date
2005 November 14  (interview)
Language
Polish
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 11:11:38
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