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Oral history interview with Agafia Cebotari

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.25 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0025

Agafia Cebotar, born in Saharna, Romania (present day Moldova) in 1927, discusses the prewar Jewish community in Saharna; anti-Jewish violence during the war; the formation of a ghetto in her village; witnessing Jewish forced labor; hearing about a mass shooting of Jews; deceptions told to the victims; a neighbor who hid a young boy; looting; her brother’s conscription along with other young people to transport their Jewish neighbors to the killing site; and hearing gunfire from the location of the killings.

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Agafia Cebotari
interview:  2006 September 22
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: 2020-05-04 15:46:34
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