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Oral history interview with Josef Nepomyashy

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1020 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1020

The interview describes Mr. Nepomyashy's childhood in Kharkov, Ukraine; his military service in the Ukrainian Air Force; and his unit's retreat to Latvia. He describes arriving at Treblinka in May 1945 and learning about the camps from survivors there. He describes his life after the war in Chechnya, his immigration to the United States in 1979, and his experiences as an immigrant in America.


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Interviewee
Josef Nepomyashy
Interviewer
Debbie F. Benezra
Date
interview:  1996 June 12
Language
English
Extent
2 videocassettes (SVHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:36:58
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