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Oral history interview with Fedot Petrenco

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.107 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0107

Fedot Petrenco, born in 1925 in Butuceni, Ukraine (present day Butuceni, Rîbniţa, Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Jura village; the arrival of Romanian forces; the torture of a Jewish man by Romanian soldiers in the Dniester River; a roundup of local Jews by Romanian soldiers; hearing discussions regarding the mass shooting of the Jewish community; the sight of corpses floating in the Dniester River in 1941 or 1942; and the rape of a local woman by Romanian soldiers.

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Fedot Petrenco
interview:  2008 July 19
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 15:46:48
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