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Oral history interview with Viktoras Vaitelavičius

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0221.170 | RG Number: RG-50.473.0170

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Viktoras Vaitelavičius, born in Skuodas, Lithuania in 1927, discusses witnessing the deportation of his Jewish neighbors to a ghetto; seeing a mass shooting by German forces and Lithuanian collaborators (Baltaraiščiai or White Stripers); details of the killing process; and the organized looting and auctioning of Jewish goods.

Interviewee
Viktoras Vaitelavičius
Date
2007 April 15  (interview)
Language
Lithuanian
Extent
2 videocassettes (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 11:06:37
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