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Oral history interview with Michał Mazur

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.206 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0206

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Michał Mazur, born in Godziszów, Poland in 1923, discusses the prewar Jewish community in his village; the German occupation; the atmosphere of fear in the Jewish community; many in the Jewish community hiding in the forest and near his house; the Germans capturing and killing many in the village in 1941, including his family members; hearing gunshots from a mass killing; witnessing German forces killing a Jewish boy; and the leader of his village who was ordered by German forces to organize a manhunt to find Jews in hiding.

Interviewee
Michal Mazur
Date
2004 June 17  (interview)
Language
Polish
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 11:08:54
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