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Oral history interview with Krystyna Aleksander

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.285 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0285

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

Krystyna Aleksander, born in 1930 in Krościenko, Poland, describes the arrest and death of her father in Bychow; mass shootings of Poles in Tylmanowa and Kroscienko by German soldiers; the mass shooting of local Jews; bringing food to her hidden Jewish friend; Gestapo officers staying in her parent's house; and almost being executed because of the suspicion that her mother was aiding partisan groups.

Interviewee
Krystyna Aleksander
Date
2009 August 26  (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 11:12:28
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