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Oral history interview with Gheorghe Ţurcan

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.52 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0052

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Gheorghe Ţurcan, born in 1931 in Ineşti, Romania (present day Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Ineşti; local Jews who fled with retreating Soviet forces; a roundup and mass shooting of Jews by Romanian soldiers; an incident in which a little girl was thrown into a mass grave alive; the use of his father's wagon to transport victims' bodies; and the burning of Jewish owned homes.

Interviewee
Gheorghe Ţurcan
Date
2007 February 14  (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 10:52:06
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