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Posted by Manca | 11 December 2016| Your Stories

Fani Ferjančič, born Verčon, in Erzelj in 1920, was interned to Fraschette d’Alatri in March 1943 for being denounced as a supporter of partisan movement. Two other sisters were interned along with her, one being heavily pregnant. In the camp, they were suffered severely from hunger and fear, however they manage to take part in...

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Posted by Manca | 10 December 2016| Your Stories

Mimi Perc, born in Loški potok 1925, was interned to Rab in October 1942 for being caught as an underage partisan. She stayed in the camp till April 1943. Her accounts of the Rab experience are reticent, yet clearly indicating grave, humiliating circumstances. During the last months of her interment, when she took part in...

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Posted by Manca | 13 October 2016| Your Stories

Pepca Kozina (1919, Žlebič ̶ 2004, Žlebič) was deported to the Italian camps of Treviso and Visco, while her uncle Janez’s destination was Renicci. Before her death, Pepca’s niece Marija Govže recorded her memories. Text: SP Photo: MJ

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Posted by Manca | 13 October 2016| Your Stories

Cousins Sonja Šefman, born Bartol, 1927, and Marija Benčina, born Mohar, 1926, in Retje (Slovenia). During her internment in Gonars, Sonja (sitting) received a postcard from her father who was interned in Padua. Knowing that he was alive meant more to her than any food parcel. On the Isle of Rab they had to remove...

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Posted by Manca | 06 September 2016| Historic Files

One of thousands after a few months at the concentration camp on Rab island, 1942/1943, photo unknown National Museum of Contemporary History

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Posted by Manca | 06 September 2016| Historic Files

View of the concentration camp on the island of Rab, 1942/1943, photo unknown National Museum of Contemporary History

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Posted by Manca | 06 September 2016| Historic Files

Victims of the concentration camp on Rab island, 1942/1943, photo unknown National Museum of Contemporary History

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Posted by Manca | 06 September 2016| Historic Files

Children in the concentration camp on Rab island, 1942/1943, photo unknown National Museum of Contemporary History

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Posted by Manca | 06 September 2016| Historic Files

Stane Kumar, Gonars – an internee behind the barbed wire National Museum of Contemporary History, G-21  

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Posted by Manca | 06 September 2016| Historic Files

Stane Kumar, Children in Gonars, 1942/1943, pencil National Museum of Contemporary History, RI-2203

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