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Oral history interview with Stanisław Mrezek

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.92 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0092

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Stanisław Mrezek, born in 1915 in Zamostek, Poland, describes the prewar Jewish community of the nearby village of Gorzkow, Poland; being drafted into the the Polish Army at the beginning of the war; his capture by German forces and transfer to Minsk Mazowiecki, Poland; beatings of Jews by SS soldiers; his release from the prisoner of war camp and return to Zamostek; joining the Underground Army and training young partisans; the treatment of the Jews in the ghetto by German SS members; his participation in transporting a group of Jews to Krasnystaw, Poland; and the support of Jews for the Soviet forces.

Interviewee
Stanislaw Mrezek
Date
1999 July 11  (interview)
Language
Polish
Extent
2 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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