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Oral history interview with Vera Timofeevna Sokolova

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.71 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0071

Vera Timofeevna Sokolova, born in Rybnitsa, Ukraine (present day Ribnița, Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Rybnitsa; life in Rybnitsa under German and Romanian occupation; the conscription of her husband; the warehouse in which local Jews were imprisoned; the establishment of ghettos; the formation of a concentration camp for prisoners from Romania and Bessarabia; the cruel treatment of the prisoners by Romanian guards; bringing food to the prisoners; the shooting of the Jewish community; the looting of Jewish owned belongings; the treatment of Soviet prisoners; and Jewish survivors of the Holocaust.

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Vera Timofeevna Sokolova
interview:  2007 November 30
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: 2021-02-16 15:52:56
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