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Oral history interview with Herman Janež

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.4.3 | RG Number: RG-50.592.0003

Herman Janež, born in 1935 in Stalikot in the former Yugoslavia, describes his internment along with his entire village on the island Rab in 1942; the reasons Italian forces relocated his village; the burning of Slovanian villages by Italian soldiers; difficult conditions on Rab where many people died of thirst, cold, and starvation; his transfer to Gonars concentration camp; conditions in the camp; his release in 1943; living in the village of Lazec until the end of the war; and the effects of the Holocaust on his family.

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Janež, Herman
interview:  2009 February 01
2 videocassettes (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: 2022-06-23 10:00:35
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