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Oral history interview with Sonia Berenshtein

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.10 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0010

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

Sonia Berenshtein, born in 1923, discusses her childhood in Zheludok, Poland (present day Belarus); her family; joining the underground movement in the Dzyatlava ghetto; the liquidation of the ghetto in August 1942; hiding in the forest with a partisan group under Hirsch Kaplinski; participating in partisan actions; a typhoid epidemic; liberation by the Soviets; immigrating to Palestine; and her life in Israel.

Interviewee
Sonia Berenshtein
Interviewer
Nathan Beyrak
Date
1993 June 18  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
3 videocassettes (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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Record last modified: 2018-03-14 09:15:14
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