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Oral history interview with Nona Gajion

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.51 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0051

Nona Gajion, born in 1930 in Teleneşti, Romania (present day Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Teleneşti; the persecution of the Jewish population by German soldiers; roundups of Jews; the execution of the Jewish community and their burial outside of town; an incident in which a Soviet plane crashed and the survivors were later killed by Romanian soldiers; the looting of Jewish owned belongings by local townspeople; and several Jews who returned to Teleneşti after the war.

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Nona Gajion
interview:  2007 February 13
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2020-05-04 15:46:39
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