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Oral history interview with Yahad-In Unum interviewee 246R

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.24.1111 | RG Number: RG-50.589.1111

A Russian woman, born in 1930, discusses her experiences in the former khutor Krasnaya Dolina (Rostov Oblast), Russia before and during WWII; the Jewish refugees who arrived in the village; the Jewish refugees living and working in kolkhoz; the German occupation; the Germans immediately searching for Jews in every house; the Germans taking clothes from Jews and giving them to other locals; non-Jewish locals following Jews when they were led to the murder site because they thought that they were supposed to be shot as well; local men being forced to dig a pit for the murdered Jews; the failed escape attempts made by some of the Jews; and the non-Jewish locals being forced to watch the murder.

Image
Date
interview:  2011 November 14
Geography
creation: Ekaterinovka (Sal'skii raion, Russia)
Language
Russian
French
Extent
1 digital file : MPEG-2.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Yahad-in Unum