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Oral history interview with Alicja D. Urbańczyk

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.316 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0316

Alicja D. Urbańczyk, born in 1927 in Poland, describes the German invasion of Poland and life in Dęblin under the German occupation; attending secret lessons organized by the underground movement; visiting a Jewish friend in the ghetto; the forced labor of Jewish men; the deportation of Jews from the ghetto; mass shootings by German soldiers; the sight of a wooden carriage full of the corpses of children; her father obtaining documents to assist the Jewish friend of her sister, who survived the war; and Soviet prisoners of war escaping the fortress in Dęblin.

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Alicja D. Urbańczyk
interview:  2010 July 31
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : 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 15:46:10
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