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Oral history interview with Aleksandr Pauk

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.437.29 | RG Number: RG-50.674.0029

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

Aleksandr Pauk, born in 1928 in Gomel, Belarus, describes his Jewish teachers Moisey Judevich (now Morris Sorid) and his wife Regina Kaplan Judevich, who were relocated to the ghetto in Pruzany; the forced labor of Jews outside the ghetto; his father bringing food to Jewish acquaintances in the ghetto; how members of the Judenrat, German soldiers, and local policemen guarded the ghetto; the liquidation of the ghetto in 1943; hiding Mr. and Mrs. Judevich despite the threat of death for those who hid Jews; the looting of Jewish belongings by locals; prisoners of war in Pruzany; and the aftermath of the war.

Interviewee
Aleksandr Pauk
Date
2011 October 31
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: 2018-04-10 09:44:03
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