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Oral history interview with Anna Feiger Doleszák

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.288.97 | RG Number: RG-50.670.0097

Anna Feiger Doleszák, born in 1929 in the village of Mád, Hungary, describes her father working as a cart driver for a local mine; living near a Jewish doctor and Jewish tradesmen and shopkeepers; around 4,800 people living in Mád, with about 800 Jews; having a brother and two sisters; noticing Jewish persecution and people having to show family birth certificates to show if they were Jewish; seeing people in Mád having to wear yellow stars; her future husband being in the village of Méra in northeastern Hungary in 1943 and meeting a Jewish person digging ditches for a shooting; seeing Jewish people being escorted from a synagogue to a train station; shops being looted; and some neighbors later returning from concentration camps.

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Interviewee
Anna Feiger Doleszák
Interviewer
Borbála Kriza
Date
interview:  2015 September 14
Language
Hungarian
Extent
1 digital file : MPEG-4.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
 
Record last modified: 2021-08-03 11:34:47
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