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Oral history interview with Vasile Coțaga

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.157 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0157

Vasile Coțaga, born in Vasilcău, Romania (Moldova) in 1925, discusses prewar anti-Jewish violence by followers of the far-right politician A.C. Cuza; witnessing columns of Jews led out of town by Romanian forces; villagers exchanging food for the goods of the imprisoned Jewish population; seeing a concentration camp in the Mălăciui forest; and Jewish forced labor.

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interview:  2010 June 11
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 15:46:56
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