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Oral history interview with Mihail Focșa

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.138 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0138

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

Mihail Focșa, born in 1925 in Dominteni, Romania (present day Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Dominteni; the attempt of local Jewish families to evacuate; the imprisonment of both local and non-local Jews in a cellar; the torture of prisoners by the chief of the gendarmerie; a mass murder of Jews by members of the gendarmerie; and the sight of a convoy of Jews in 1941.

Interviewee
Mihail Focșa
Date
2009 October 30  (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 11:04:09
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