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Oral history interview with Aleksander Drwęcki

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.296 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0296

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Aleksander Drwęcki, born in 1921 in Poland, describes mass shooting of Polish hostages in 1942; the transport of Jewish women; the murder of one woman by a policeman; local townspeople attempting to give food to the Jews during their deportation; a priest who helped Jews hide during the war; punishment to Polish civilians who helped Jews; and restrictions placed upon the local priest during the German occupation.

Interviewee
Aleksander Drwęcki
Date
2009 August 30  (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 11:12:52
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