Voice/Vision Holocaust Survivor Oral History Archive

Joseph Gringlas - January 14 & 22, March 18, 1993

Labor in Blizyn II

Um, tell me a little more about um, working at, at, at um, Blizyn. Is it Blizyn?

Yeah, Blizyn, it's, uh.

It's not Budzyn?

No, Blizyn.

That's a different camp.

Different camp. Blizyn. That's located, it was fifty, I knew exactly, it was fifty miles away from, from Ostrowiec to that lager.


Fifty. Fifty miles.

Miles or kilometers?

Fifty kilometers.

Kilometers, so it was thirty miles.



'Bout thirty-five miles?

Thirty-five miles.

And the, the camp was surrounded with guards, with Ukrainian guards. Those Ukrainian--it was terrible. They were trying more harder to, to satisfy the SS to, to kill Jews or to do harm.

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