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Oral history interview with Zofia Krusińska

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.107 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0107

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Zofia Krusińska, born in 1910 in Boryslaw, Poland, describes living with her uncle in Krosno, Poland after the death of her parents; her involvement in the Polish Home Army; her arrest in Krosno by the Gestapo in 1942; her interrogation by the Gestapo and imprisonment in Szebnie concentration camp; the cruel treatment of the prisoners and conditions in the concentration camp; a performance by Jewish actors in the camp; the escape of a Jewish prisoner from the camp; mass shootings of Jewish inmates; and meeting after the war the Jewish man who escaped the concentration camp.

Interviewee
Zofia Krusinska
Date
1999 October 05  (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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