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Oral history interview with Aniela Bober

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.113 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0113

Aniela Bober, born in 1925 in Belżec, Poland, describes the arrival of German forces; the construction of Belzec concentration camp; Ukrainian soldiers who occupied her hometown; the looting of Jewish owned clothing; the sight of transports of people; witnessing the escape of prisoners from the transport train; the suicide of a fugitive Jewish woman; local townspeople assisting Jewish fugitives; the treatment of prisoners in the concentration camp; her work during the war; attempting to steal clothing from transport trains; her deportation to Germany for forced labor in 1943; her treatment by German farmers; staying on a military base after liberation; and returning to Poland in 1947.

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Aniela Bober
interview:  1999 October 07
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
Record last modified: 2021-02-16 15:52:41
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