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Oral history interview with Semjon Shakarov

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.437.30 | RG Number: RG-50.674.0030

Semjon Shakarov, born in 1924 in Gomel, Belarus, describes attending school with Jewish children in Zuravici; the relocation of Jews to Pansky manor in 1941; the patrolling of the area by policemen and German soldiers; witnessing a mass killing of Jews by gassing in trucks; the participation of policeman in throwing bodies from trucks into pits; a mass partisan movement in 1942, which included many Jewish members; his membership with the Partisans; and the burning of the villages of Kamenka, Krasnitsa, and Pakhar by German forces.

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Shakarov, Semjon
2011 October 31
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2022-06-24 20:09:03
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