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Oral history interview with Ecaterîna Krivopișco

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.46 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0046

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Ecaterîna Krivopișco, born 1924 in Matskovtsy, Ukraine, describes her education and work in Lubne; lodging in the house of a Jewish family in 1941; the roundup, deportation, and mass shooting of the Jewish community, including details of a mass shooting by German soldiers; the role of local townspeople in capturing and surrendering Jews; the looting of victims' bodies and Jewish owned homes by local townspeople; the threat of death hiding Jews; the murder of local Roma by German soldiers; her forced labor in Frankfurt, Germany; escaping from Germany; and being sent to work as a nurse in western Ukraine after the war.

Interviewee
Ecaterîna Krivopișco
Date
2007 February 11  (interview)
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 10:51:12
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