CZECHOSLOVAKIA - SURVIVOR OF DEATH AND CONCENTRATION CAMPS. 

 

In 1944 deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau, where he was imprisoned as a slave labourer. 

 

Survived a death march to Mauthausen, to Melk, to Ebensee.

 

 Liberated by the 80th US Infantry division on May 6, 1945. 

 

Came to Quebec City on October 1949.

 

 Received the Simon Wisenthal Award of Valour and Ve’ ahavta Tikkum Olam award for education.

 

Jews in Czechoslovakia

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

 

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

8.

Auschwitz-Birkenau

 

 

 

 

 

Mauthausen

http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005196

http://www.jewishgen.org/forgottencamps/Camps/MauthausenEng.html

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

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

 

1.

Encyclopedia Entries, International School for Holocaust Studies - Mauthausen

 

 

2.

42b.asp

 

 

3.

Microsoft Word - 6638.DOC

 

 

4.

Microsoft Word - Microsoft Word - 6639.DOC

 

 

Ebensee

 

http://www1.yadvashem.org/odot_pdf/Microsoft%20Word%20-%206227.pdf

 

 

80th Infantry Division

 

http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10006169