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Oral history interview with Nadejda Ivanovna Savitskaya

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.76 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0076

Nadejda Ivanovna Savitskaya, born in Rashkov, Ukraine (present day Raşcov, Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Rashkov; the invasion of German forces in 1941; her father aiding in the evacuation of her town, particularly the Jewish community; life in Rashkov under Romanian occupation, including her forced labor; roundups of Jews to the local stadium; attempting to aid the prisoners; hiding a Jewish woman for the duration of the war; the treatment of local townspeople by Romanian gendarmes, which included frequent sexual assaults; shootings of Jews; and partisan forces taking her village from German and Romanian forces.

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Nadejda Ivanovna Savitskaya
interview:  2007 December 02
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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