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Oral history interview with Kristina Kverh

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.4.24 | RG Number: RG-50.592.0024

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Kristina Kverh, born in 1931 in Novi Kot, Slovenia, discusses the destruction of her village by Italian soldiers; the deportation of all villagers in July 1942 to Rab concentration camp; many deaths in Rab as a result of starvation and harsh living conditions; her father’s execution; her transfer to Gonars concentration camp in December 1942; her grandmother’s death at the camp in Rab; better living conditions in Gonars; having appendix surgery at a hospital in Udine, Italy; returning to Slovenia after the capitulation of Italy; and living with her aunt close to Kocevje until the end of the war.

Interviewee
Kristina Kverh
Date
2009 November 20  (interview)
Language
Slovenian
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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