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Oral history interview with Dumitru Burcovschi

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.95 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0095

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Dumitru Burcovschi, born in 1912 in Sauca, Romania (present day Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Sauca; the mass murder of local Jews by German soldiers; a local townsman burying the victims and looting their clothing; the treatment of the imprisoned Jews by German soldiers; finding the body of a Jewish woman who had been tortured; and learning of the the mass shooting of Jews in Bender, Moldova from a survivor of the killings.

Interviewee
Dumitru Burcovschi
Date
2008 March 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: 2018-01-22 10:59:02
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