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Oral history interview with Irina Egerova

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.437.4 | RG Number: RG-50.674.0004

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

Irina Egerova, born in 1933 in Baranovichi, Belarus, describes the Germans occupation of her village; the Jewish population of Turec; a mass killing of Jews in the area; a teacher who told her not to help Jews otherwise risk punishment; her parents helping a wounded Jewish man who later joined the Partisans; searches by Germans for Jews and partisans; an incident in which her mother admitted to helping Partisans to an undercover policeman who then beat her; and the aftermath of the war.

Interviewee
Irina Egerova
Date
2011 August 15
Extent
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:39:48
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