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Oral history interview with Jan Winczuk

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0300.217 | RG Number: RG-50.488.0217

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Jan Winczuk, born in 1933 in Pruszkow, Poland, describes witnessing the mass murder of Jews by German forces during the liquidation of the Pruszkow ghetto; the membership of his parents in the Home Army; the brutal treatment of the local Polish population by German forces; the murder of non-Jewish Poles by German soldiers; actions taken by a hospital director to save Jewish patients; and his family temporarily hiding Jewish children.

Interviewee
Jan Winczuk
Date
2005 April 20  (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 11:09:30
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