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Oral history interview with Tibor Kolosi

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.288.84 | RG Number: RG-50.670.0084

Tibor Kolosi, born in 1933, describes life in Szécsény, Hungary before the war; the good relations between Jews and non-Jews; living with his family on Próféta street, where there were many Jewish families; his Jewish friends; the gathering of Jews in the courtyard of the synagogue, where they were guarded by gendarmes; Jewish boys not being allowed to play football; seeing Jews wearing the Star of David; witnessing a deportation of Jews via truck; the Levente (paramilitary youth organizations) training, which was often held near his football training area, and hearing them sing anti-Jewish songs; and several Jewish families he knows who survived the war.

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Tibor Kolosi
Borbála Kriza
interview:  2014 September 25
1 digital file : MPEG-4.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2021-03-01 08:52:07
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