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Oral history interview with Ana Leneș

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.8 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0008

Ana Leneș, born in Gura Căinari, Romania (present day Moldova) in 1921, discusses watching a mass shooting of Jews by Romanian soldiers in 1941; the killing process; being mistaken as Jewish because of her looks; her escape; hearing about the existence of a concentration camp; other local anti-Jewish violence; and her thoughts on personal and governmental responsibility.

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Ana Lenes
interview:  2004 August 12
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2020-05-04 15:46:32
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