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Oral history interview with Susana Urbanová

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.439.4 | RG Number: RG-50.675.0004

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Susana Urbanová, born in 1933 in Trebic, Czechoslovakia, describes her Jewish father; restrictions placed upon the Jewish community; having to wear a Star of David badge and being prevented from attending school; the establishment of a Jewish ghetto; her mother's decision not to divorce her father; her father losing his job; the registration of the Jewish community in 1939; deportations of the Jewish community in 1942; Gestapo members destroying items in her family's apartment; her father's arrest in 1943 and his death in Auschwitz; the liquidation of Jewish owned belongings and sale of Jewish owned homes; and the return of some Jews to the area after the war.

Susana Urbanová
Adam Hradilek
2011 December 11  (interview)
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:39:48
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