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Oral history interview with Julijana Bošković

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.1.43 | RG Number: RG-50.585.0043

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Julijana Bošković, born in 1920 in Belgrade in the former Yugoslavia, describes her education in medicine; anti-fascist actions by students before the war; the bombing of Belgrade; restrictions placed upon the Jewish community of Belgrade; the mass murder of the Jews of Belgrade; the collaboration of the Serbian Special Police with German forces; her membership in the Young Communist League of Yugoslavia; spreading anti-fascist propaganda; joining a partisan unit in 1943; unsucessfully attempting to save a Jewish friend of her husband's; an incident in which she and her husband had to hide from Bulgarian soldiers in the village of Donje Gravinje in 1944; the execution of the men of Donje Gravinje by Bulgarian soldiers; fighting Chetnick members; and the liberation of Toplice.

Interviewee
Julijana Bošković
Date
2008 March 10  (interview)
Language
Serbo-Croatian
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 10:50:42
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