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Oral history interview with Józef Honig

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.111 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0111

Józef Honig, born in 1918 in Piaski, Poland, describes his involvement with the Zionist movement; life under German occupation; the Piaski ghetto; cooperation between Jews in the ghetto and Polish civilians outside; the liquidation of the ghetto in 1942; his escape from the ghetto in Trawniki and from Belzec concentration camp; joining a Jewish partisan unit; an attack on his partisan unit by the Polish National Armed Forces; and the murder of his father and brother after the war.

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Jozef Honig
interview:  1999 October 06
3 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2021-02-16 15:52:41
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