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Oral history interview with Pranas Kairys

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0221.195 | RG Number: RG-50.473.0195

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Pranas Kairys, born in Panerutis (Panerotis) village near Šilalė, Lithuania in 1924, discusses prewar relations between Jews and Christians; the two Jewish families who lived in the village; seeing burial pits in the forest; knowing locals who participated in the shooting; and witnessing transports of Jewish men, women, and children being taken out of town.

Interviewee
Pranas Kairys
Date
2007 December 18  (interview)
Language
Lithuanian
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 11:08:15
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