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Oral history interview with Dov Nir

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.196 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0196

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Dov Nir (né Sztatfeld), born in Tarnogrod, Poland in 1930, discusses his family life; atmosphere at the beginning of the war in September 1939; escape to the Russian zone to Vinnike, Ukraine; family's move to Unterwalden, Poland, in the Tarnopol region at the beginning of 1941; entering into the Przemysl ghetto in October 1942; life in a work camp; escaping to the forest where they lived from July 1943 to July 1944; liberation by the Russians in July 1944; moving with the Red Army to Przemysl; returning to Tarnogrod; traveling from Lvov, Poland (L'viv, Ukraine) to Kiev, Ukraine; moving to Lublin, Poland and Lodz, Poland to a Jewish children's house, where he prepared for immigration to Palestine; traveling to France; being taken to Cyprus in April 1947; and his immigration to Palestine in December 1947.

Interviewee
Dov Nir
Date
1994 March 28  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
8 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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