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Oral history interview with Danica Živančev

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.1.11 | RG Number: RG-50.585.0011

Danica Živančev, born in 1932 in Zabalj in the former Yugoslavia, describes the beginning of the war; the arrest of her father by Hungarian soldiers and local; policemen; her neighbor reporting her family to the authorities; the arrest of her family and other Serbian families; their imprisonment in the municipality and school buildings; their transfer from Vilovo to Šajkaš; the conditions at Šajkaš concentration camp; their transfer to Gardinovci, where her father and brother were separated from the rest of the family; their return to Vilnovo; the sight of the German army passing through her village; the sight of a group of Jews being marched through her village; and the treatment of suspected local collaborators by partisan members.

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Živančev, Danica
interview:  2006 July 31
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: 2022-07-28 19:54:36
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