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Oral history interview with Jadvyga Kuodienė

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0221.43 | RG Number: RG-50.473.0043

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Jadvyga Kuodienė, born in Kursenai, Lithuania, describes the prewar Jewish community of her hometown; the beginning of the war, including the looting of stores; the Jewish ghetto; collaborators and participants in the mass shooting of Jews; the sight of the truck which transported prisoners to the murder site; the deportation of Jewish women to Žagarė, Lithuania; beatings by guards; the looting of Jewish homes by collaborators; and the honoring of some collaborators as a result of their fighting against Soviet forces after the war.

Jadvyga Kuodiene
1998 September 24  (interview)
2 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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