• Lived 40 Km.from Warsaw

 

  • Nov. 1942 the Ghetto was liquidated.

 

  • Sent to Auschwitz; worked in Buna Monowitz Schindler.

 

  • In 1945 sent on a Death March to Buchenwald.

 

  • Was on a transport in an open freight train for 10 days.Escaped under the train.

 

  • Ended up in Czechoslovakia and hidden by Righteous Gentiles.

 

  • 1945 liberated by Russians.

 

  • Lectured in Germany to high school students.

 

 

 

Jews in Warsaw prior to WWII

http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/Warsaw.html

http://www1.yadvashem.org/odot_pdf/Microsoft%20Word%20-%206508.pdf

http://www1.yadvashem.org/education/entries/English/64.asp/

 

 

Ghettos

 http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005059

Microsoft Word - 280.DOC
http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/index.php?ModuleId=10005265

 

 

Auschwitz

 http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/auschbirk.html

http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005189
Also http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/layman.html
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/auschbirk.html

 

 

Sub camps of Auschwitz—Buna Monowitz

 http://www1.yadvashem.org/exhibitions/album_auschwitz/auschwitz.html

 

 

Death March

 http://www1.yadvashem.org.il/odot_pdf/Microsoft%20Word%20-%206260.pdf

 

 

Buchenwald

 http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005198

 http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/buchenwald.html

 http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/judaica/ejud_0002_0004_0_03686.html

 

 

Ohrdruf (sub camp of Buchenwald)

 http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10006131

 

 

Righteous Gentiles

 http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/righteous.html

 http://www1.yadvashem.org/righteous_new/pdf/righteous_rescue.pdf

 http://www1.yadvashem.org/righteous_new/pdf/paldiel.pdf

 http://www1.yadvashem.org/righteous_new/pdf/krakowski_poland.pdf

 http://www1.yadvashem.org/righteous_new/pdf/fogelman_The_Rescuer_Self.pdf

  

Russian Army Liberating Camps

http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/index.php?ModuleId=10007051&Type=normal+article