- BELGIUM - SURVIVED IN HIDING.

 

Born in Antwerp, Belgium, in 1936. 

 

1936-1942, normal warm family life with parents Kiva and Liba Jacubowicz and younger sister Rosie.

 

 1942- father deported.  Mother and two daughters went into hiding. 

 

Later the Gestapo came and arrested Anne's mother.

 

Anne and sister Rosie remained in hiding then they were smuggled into Switzerland where they stayed till 1946. 

 

Back in Belgium they were adopted by an Uncle and Aunt.

 

 They came to Canada in the early 1950-s. 

 

 

Jews in Antwerp, Belgium before and during WWII
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/Belgium.html#3
http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005432

http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/decreeesjb.html
http://www.bh.org.il/Communities/Archive/Antwerp.asp
http://www.ushmm.org/museum/exhibit/online/stlouis/teach/supread2.htm#four (Belgium)

 

Jews in Belgium

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microsoft word - 5944.pdf

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This Month in Holocaust History

 

 


Jews fleeing Belgium

http://www.bh.org.il/communities/Archive/Antwerp.asp#The_Holocaust

 

Gestapo

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