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Oral history interview with Ilinca Mosor

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.728.2 | RG Number: RG-50.574.0002

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Ilinca Mosor describes being deported to Transnistria (present day Dniester Moldovan Republic) in freight trains; how the Romanians wanted to shoot the Romanies; the places where she and her family lived; the poor living conditions and the the lack of food; the death of her brother due to the famine; how many people died and were thrown into pits afterwards; how deaths were caused by starvation and typhus; the transportation of the dead to the Bug River; how her father worked for some Russian people and in return received food; the “silversmiths” (Roma), who were stealing and transporting the dead; and the families with which she left Romania and how only two of them made it back to the country.

Interviewee
Ilinca Mosor
Date
2004 September 25  (interview)
Language
Romanian
Extent
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
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 10:38:40
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