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Oral history interview with Aranka Tóth

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.288.47 | RG Number: RG-50.670.0047

Aranka Tóth (Tóth Sándorné Nyitrai Aranka), born in 1932 in Hungary, describes the Jewish population of her hometown, Gyüre; the positive relations between the Jewish and non-Jewish population; how antisemitic ideas spread from the higher levels of government; the requirement that the Jewish population wear Star of David badges; a decree that Jewish population was not allowed to leave their homes for ten days; her education; an anti-German publication; the deportation of Jews to Kisvárda; the ghetto in Kisvárda; conditions of the train cars in which Jews were transported; the looting of the houses of deported Jews; and life after the war.

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Aranka Tóth
Borbála Kriza
interview:  2012 September 09
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2021-03-25 09:59:41
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