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Oral history interview with Petru Zolotariov

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.161 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0161

Petru Zolotariov, born in Cosăuți, Romania (Moldova), discusses the size of Cosăuți's prewar Jewish community; witnessing a large convoy of Jewish people led by Romanian forces that stopped just outside town; local villagers who sold water to the convoy; seeing large numbers of Jewish people in the Mălăciui forest in a makeshift concentration camp; seeing the large burial pits outside the camp; witnessing the Jewish prisonsers being driven away towards Ukraine; and witnessing deportations of Romani people.

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interview:  2010 June 12
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 15:46:57
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