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Oral history interview with Akilina Alexeevna Mosendz

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.73 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0073

Akilina Alexeevna Mosendz, born in 1929 in Rashkov, Ukraine (present day Raşcov, Moldova), describes her family and the drafting of her father into the military; the prewar Jewish community of Rashkov; the bombing of Rashkov; the arrival of German and Romanian forces; the arrival of Jews from Bessarabia; mass shootings of Jews and communists; the search for communists and Jews in the homes of local townspeople; local townspeople hiding Jews for the duration of the war; the looting of Jewish owned property; and the Jews who returned to Rashkov after the war.

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Akilina A. Mosendz
interview:  2007 December 01
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 15:46:44
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