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Oral history interview with Sulamif Shreyber Zhabinskaya

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0183 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0399

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Sulamif Shreyber Zhabinskaya, born on January 23, 1928 in Vilnius, Lithuania, describes her early wartime experiences; her family’s move into the Vilnius ghetto on September 6, 1941; participating with activities of the Fareynegte Partizaner Organizatsiye (United Partisan Organization) from September 1941 to September 1943; escaping from the ghetto once in 1941 and once in 1942 but soon returning; her deportation to Kaiserwald, a concentration camp in Latvia, in September 1943; working in the Juglas Manufactura, a textile factory; her internment in Stutthof, a concentration camp in Poland, where she stayed from August 1944 to March 1945; going on a death march; her liberation in Lauenburg, Germany on March 10, 1945 by the Russian Army; and her immigration to Montreal, Canada on December 4, 1989.

Interviewee
Sulamif S. Zhabinskaya
Interviewer
Katie Davis
Date
1999 August 17  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
4 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:16:01
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