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Oral history interview with Maria Curdi

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.103 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0103

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Maria Curdi, born in 1927 in Ghidirim, Ukraine (present day Moldova), describes the Jewish families living in prewar Ghidirim; local townspeople hiding the Jewish families for the duration of the war, enabling their survival; the arrest of communist villagers; the sight of a convoy of Jews guarded by Romanian soldiers; their disappearance several days later; local townspeople trading food to Romanian soldiers for Jewish belongings; and the sight of corpses in the Dniester River.

Interviewee
Maria Curdi
Date
2008 July 17  (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 11:00:05
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