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Oral history interview with Mileva Trifunović

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.1.44 | RG Number: RG-50.585.0044

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Mileva Trifunović, born in 1924 in Bosanski Osredci in the former Yugoslavia, describes the beginning of the war; the Ustaše arresting and executing Serbian civilians; joining the Young Communist League of Yugoslavia; the bombing of her hometown in 1941; sheltering a Jewish family; partisans organizing the hiding of Jews; her work mobilizing civilians for the national liberation movement; saving her younger brother during a bombing; the bodies of dead civilians in Sarajevo and east Bosnia; infighting within the partisan movement; going to Serbia in 1944; participating in the liberation of Nis; and the trial of war criminals.

Interviewee
Mileva Trifunović
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 10:50:54
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