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Oral history interview with Jasiūnas Rimgaudas

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0221.17 | RG Number: RG-50.473.0017

Jasiūnas Rimgaudas, born January 30, 1931 in Kaunas, Lithuania, describes his family; the beginning of the war; the looting of Jewish-owned shops by local townspeople; the torture and murder of a group of Jews at the Lietukis garage during the Kaunas pogrom; the driving of a group of Jews to the Ninth Fort; a Jewish woman sending her daughter to stay at his house while she worked; and his feelings about Jews in light of the arrest of his father by a Jewish man in 1945.


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Interviewee
Jasiunas Rimgaudas
Interviewer
Saulius Berzinis
Date
interview:  1998 April 18
Language
Lithuanian
Extent
1 videocasette (Betacam SP).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
 
Record last modified: 2020-05-04 15:43:51
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