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Oral history interview with Magdaléna Pribylincová

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.438.54 | RG Number: RG-50.688.0054

Magdaléna Pribylincová, born in 1924 in the village of Hrabovec nad Laborcom in the Prešov Region of Slovakia, describes attending middle school in the city of Prešov and having Jewish classmates and a Jewish friend; her family being accused of hiding a Jewish man, and Germans coming to their house to look for him; SS troops burning down the nearby village of Zlatá Baňa; a large bombing in 1945, and her family hiding in the cellar of a pub with other groups of people; Russian soldiers ordering her mother to bake cakes all night; and hearing a radio announcement in Poprad, Slovakia, that said women raped by Russian soldiers could go to the hospital and get an abortion.

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Pribylincová, Magdaléna
Riečanská, Eva
interview:  2016 February 09
creation: Poprad (Slovakia)
1 digital file : MPEG-4.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 19:51:54
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