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Oral history interview with Vasile Morei

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.90 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0090

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Vasile Morei, born in 1920 in Cepeleuţi, Romania (present day Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Cepeleuţi; the roundup and mass murder of Jews by Romanian soldiers and local townspeople; his father forbidding him to loot Jewish owned property; visiting the mass grave of Jewish victims; the Edineţi concentration camp, including his role in transporting Jewish prisoners there; local townspeople robbing Jewish prisoners; and an order that stolen Jewish valuables must be brought to the authorities.

Interviewee
Vasile Morei
Date
2008 February 28  (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: 2018-01-22 10:58:21
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