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Oral history interview with Wilhelm Tarnawski and Mary Tarnawski

Oral History | Accession Number: 1989.67.85 | RG Number: RG-50.012.0085

Wilhelm (born in 1911) and Mary Tarnawski (born in 1921) describe their families; growing up in the same village in Galicia, Poland; Wilhelm being raised as a Catholic and Mary being raised as Jewish; getting married in 1939 even though marriages between Jews and Catholics were forbidden; hiding 18 Jews during the war, including six children; and immigrating to Israel in 1957.


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Interviewee
Mary Tarnawski
Wilhelm Tarnawski
Interviewer
Gay Block
Malka Drucker
Date
interview:  1987 July 02
Language
English
Polish
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:47:50
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