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Oral history interview with Vasile Bojescu

Oral History | Accession Number: 2005.595.110 | RG Number: RG-50.575.0110

Vasile Bojescu, born in 1920 in Iordaneshti, Ukraine, describes the beginning of the war; the arrival of Romanian soldiers in his village; local townspeople who participated in the persecution of the Jewish community; the deportation of the Jewish community; witnessing the murder of two Jewish citizens by local townspeople; the looting of Jewish owned homes; his forced labor in Romania in 1943; returning to his hometown in 1944; and the prosecution of local collaborators who assisted in the persecution of Jews.

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Vasile Bojescu
Diana Dumitru
interview:  2011 June 23
1 videocassette (DVCAM)s : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2020-05-04 15:47:31
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