Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Oral history interview with Ruth Rosicka

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1279 | RG Number: RG-50.106.0125

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Ruth Rosicka, born August 13, 1919 in Nowice, Czechoslovakia (present day Poland), describes her Polish father who was actively pro-Zion; escaping bombing in Bielsko, Poland; escaping through Krakow, Poland and being found by the Russian army; being deported to a camp in Siberia from which she was amnestied in 1941; being drafted by the Czechoslovakian army and working in the medical brigade, where in 1944 she met her husband; being taken to the Carpathian Mountains, to the war front, where they stayed until February 1945; being released from the Army in May 1945 because of her pregnancy; and living in Prague, Czech Republic after the war.

Interviewee
Ruth Rosicka
Interviewer
Dr. Radu Ioanid
Date
1993 October 22  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette (90 min.).
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2018-05-09 09:27:32
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn506636