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Oral history interview with Ada Givoni

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.221 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0221

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

Ada Givoni (née Rosenzweig), born in Radom, Poland on April 25, 1925, discusses her childhood years; Hashomer Hatzair attendance; traveling to Skaryszew, Poland when the war began; returning to Radom; life in the Radom ghetto; working in an ammunitions factory; her contact with the Judenrat within the Radom ghetto; the liquidation of the ghetto in 1944 and being made to walk for two days, during which children and the elderly were shot; being transported via cattle cars to Auschwitz; selections; being sent to work in Sosnowice, Poland; work in the Siemens factory; liberation; immigrating to Israel; and the psychological effects of her Holocaust experiences.

Interviewee
Ada Givoni
Date
1995 September 21  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
3 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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