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Oral history interview with Maria Safonova

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.437.32 | RG Number: RG-50.674.0032

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Maria Safonova, born in 1925 in Sraryje Zuravichi, Belarus, describes the Jewish population of Sraryje Zuravichi; the evacuation of many Jews prior to the German occupation; a mass shooting of Jews behind a nearby hospital; the hanging of partisans; wounding herself so that she would not be forcibly relocated to Germany; and hiding military prisoners in the cellar of her family’s home.

Interviewee
Maria Safonova
Date
2011 November 01
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 10:48:43
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