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Oral history interview with Stefan Posyniak

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.135 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0135

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Stefan Posyniak, born in Janiszow, Poland in 1922, discusses his experiences and observations during the Nazi occupation of Poland; the plunder of Jewish shops in Janiszow; his forced labor for the Germans in different Polish cities, including Janiszow, Rzeszów, and Radom; the actions of German forces to humiliate the Jewish community; Jewish prisoners working in freezing conditions at a labor camp; going to the Radom ghetto to purchase a coat and conditions there; and the presence of some Jews in partisan groups, such as the Narodowe Siły Zbrojne and Ząb.

Interviewee
Stefan Posyniak
Date
2002 June 17  (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 11:03:50
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