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Oral history interview with Ivan Krijanovschi

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.86 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0086

Ivan Krijanovschi, born in 1922 in Rotunda, Romania (present day Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Rotunda; the killing of local townspeople by Romanian soldiers; roundups of Jews by Romanian soldiers; the looting of Jewish owned homes by local townspeople; the creation of a concentration camp in 1942 for the imprisonment of Jews; the sight of a column of Jews escorted by Romanian soldiers; local collaborators who assisted in the mass murder of Jews; witnessing the forced labor of a group of Jews in 1942; and the imprisonment of local collaborators after the war.

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Ivan Krijanovschi
interview:  2008 February 27
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 15:46:46
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