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Oral history interview with Mihail Vozfdomeevice Shtirba

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.74 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0074

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Mihail Vozfdomeevice Shtirba, born in 1924 in Kamenka, Ukraine (present day Camenca, Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Kamenka; the beginning of the war and life under occupation by German and Romanian forces; a roundup of Jews and their imprisonment; a mass shooting of Jews; a mass drowning of Jews by Romanian soldiers; local townspeople hiding Jews during the war; and an incident in which German soldiers shot a Romani man in a bar in 1942.

Interviewee
Mihail Vozfdomeevice Shtirba
Date
2007 December 01  (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: 2018-08-27 10:02:28
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