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Oral history testimony of Ita Dimant

Oral History | Accession Number: 2013.341.2 | RG Number: RG-50.754.0002

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Ita Dimant reads a translation of her Holocaust memoir in which she describes her three years in hiding as a non-Jew named Genowefa Zawadska in Częstochowa, Poland; her arrest in 1943; being sent by the Gestapo, which decided she was not Jewish, to Germany for forced labor; her liberation near Gerlingen, working at Kibbutz Buchenwald, and immigrating to Israel.

A published version of the memoir, in Polish, is located in the USHMM Library as DS135.P63 D57 2001, while an abbreviated copy, in English, is located under DS135.P63 D56 1993.

Interviewee
Ita Dimant
Date
1965-1967  (inclusive)
Language
English
Extent
2 sound cassettes (90 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jacob Dimant
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:38:48
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