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Oral history interview with Danica Lalić

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.504.1.49 | RG Number: RG-50.585.0049

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Danica Lalić, born in Rujani in the former Yugoslavia, describes the beginning of the war in 1941; her father's murder by her Croatian neighbors; escaping a massacre in which Serbian civilians were thrown into a deep natural cave; jumping into the cave to escape from Croatian gendarmerie members; surviving for five weeks in the cave with her mother and sister; the family members who died in the cave; being rescued from the cave; returning to her home to find it looted; her transfer to a hospital in Livno; and testifying against the Croatians who committed mass murder during the war.

Interviewee
Danica Lalić
Date
2008 March 11  (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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