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Oral history interview with Aleksandras Icikavičius

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0221.240 | RG Number: RG-50.473.0240

Aleksandras Icikavičius, born in 1923 in Kaunas, Lithuania, describes his work in Skuodas; the invasion of German forces; the separation of the Jewish community from the town; his imprisonment at the House of the Riflemen Union with Jews and Soviet activists; mass shootings of Jews, Soviet activists, and prisoners of war; how a German officer saved him from being shot; joining a German military unit; and witnessing the forced labor of Jewish prisoners.


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Interviewer
Alicija Žukauskaitė
Date
interview:  2010 March 28
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
 
Record last modified: 2020-05-27 12:51:43
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