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Oral history interview with Irena Noskovicz and Shimon Noskovicz

Oral History | Accession Number: 1989.67.64 | RG Number: RG-50.012.0064

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Irena (born in L'viv, Ukraine) and Shimon Noskovicz describe the Germans closing down schools in Warsaw, Poland; Irena having to finish her high school studies secretly even though she was Catholic; Shimon having to go into a ghetto; Irena’s father helping to smuggle supplies into the ghetto; Irena’s participation in the underground movement; the separation of Irena’s parents during the war; Irena’s father hiding seven Jews during the war; remaining in Warsaw until the uprising; meeting in Warsaw in 1956; Shimon’s draft into the Polish army after the war; immigrating to Israel; and raising their son as Jewish.

Interviewee
Shimon Noskovicz
Irena Noskovicz
Interviewer
Gay Block
Malka Drucker
Date
1987 June 30  (interview)
Language
English
Hebrew
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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