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Oral history interview with Yevgenya Solomonsovna Lavrovna

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1287.17 | RG Number: RG-50.226.0017

Yevgenya Solomonsovna Lavrona, born in 1921 in Bar, Ukraine, discusses her family and pre-war life; German entrance on July 16, 1941; the establishment of the ghetto in Bar; life in the ghetto; escaping from the ghetto with her sister; traveling toward Litin, Ukraine; hiding in the basement in the Litin ghetto; traveling through the forest and staying in the home of a woman and her two sisters for a brief period of time; returning to Bar along with her sister; traveling toward the Romanian border; continuing toward the village of Luchincy, Ukraine, where they remained a few months; traveling toward Shargorod (Sharhorod), Ukraine and not staying long before going to Jurin, Ukraine (possibly Dzhuryn), where they had an accident with Romanians; going towards Tomashpol (Tomashpil'), Ukraine as well as Krizhopol (Kryzhopil'), Ukraine; going to Myastkovka, Ukraine, where they found family members; receiving assistance with food and housing during their travels; journeying back to Tomashpol; returning to Bar; locating and reuniting with her brother; and her post-war life.

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Yevgenya S. Lavrovna
interview:  1994 August 12
6 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:51:45
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