• Born April 15, 1929 inCzechoslovakia

 

  • Father Yoel Eitan died in 1939 before the war.

 

  • Had two brothers and two sister: one brother, David Leyvi and one sister, Chaya survived the war.

 

  • Mother Rivka also died in the war.

 

  • Went into concentration camp on Shavuot 1944:deported to Auschwitz.

 

  • On Tisha Baav 1944, marched to Germany from Warsaw.

 

  • From Germany was transported to Dachau by train.

 

  • Two weeks after Tisha Baav he was sent to Muldorf from Dachau.

 

  • In April, 1945 went by train from Muldorf to be exterminated.

 

  • The Americans came fast and was liberated in Seshaupt on April 30,1945.

 

  • After liberation got sick and returned to Brno, Czechoslovakia in 1945.

 

  • Communist invaded in 1948, so he went to live in Paris.

 

  • In 1950 Arrived in America.

 

 

 

Jews in Czechoslovakia

http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005688

 

 

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

 

 

Warsaw ghetto

 http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/decrees1.html

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

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

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

 http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005069

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

 http://fcit.usf.edu/HOLOCAUST/resource/DOCUMENT/DocRing1.htm

 http://www1.yadvashem.org/odot_pdf/Microsoft%20Word%20-%206509.pdf

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

 http://www1.yadvashem.org/odot_pdf/Microsoft%20Word%20-%203702.pdf

 

 

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

 

 

DP Camps

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

 http://www1.yadvashem.org/about_holocaust/month_in_holocaust/december/decenber_lexicon/displaced_persons.html

 

 

Dachau

 Microsoft Word - Microsoft Word - 6242.DOC

 http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/index.php?ModuleId=10005214