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Oral history interview with Janina Spasowicz

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.112 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0112

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Janina Spasowicz, born in 1923 in Belżec, Poland, describes her brother's forced labor in constructing Belzec concentration camp; her work on her family's farm; watching transports of Jews; the suicide of a Jewish woman who escaped a transport; sleeping in haystacks to avoid roundups by German soldiers; and a train derailment which enabled some Jewish prisoners to escape.

Interviewee
Janina Spasowicz
Date
1999 October 07  (interview)
Language
Polish
Extent
1 videocasette (Betacam SP).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:01:11
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