Memory Quilt

 

Kurt Klappholz

Kurt Klappholz

Kurt Klappholz was born in Bielsko, Poland, on 17th June 1927. The only child of Moritz and Sonia ...
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Chaim Kohn

Chaim Kohn

Chaim was born on 10th October 1928 in Zmigrod-Nowy near Krakow in Poland. His parents were Simcha and ...
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Hendel Kohn

Hendel Kohn

My father Hendel (Henry) Kohn was born in Geledg, near to Bwedzin, Poland, on 1st December 1921. He ...
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David Kutner

David Kutner

David Kutner, survivor, was all about love. His great love for the sun in both summer and winter, ...
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Sam Laskier

Sam Laskier

My father, known then as Szmulek or Shmuel Laskier, was born in Warsaw in August 1927. His family ...
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Peretz Lev

Peretz Lev

Peretz Lev (Levkovich) was born on September 9th 1927 in a small village called Pavienze in Poland. At ...
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Rachel Levy

Rachel Levy

My mother was born on 30th April 1930 in a tiny village called Bhutz in the Carpathian Mountains ...
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Chaim Lewkowicz

Chaim Lewkowicz

Born on 21st February 1926, the youngest of eleven children, to Yaakow and Chava, Charlie (then known as ...
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Traute Lossau

Traute Lossau

Our mother, Traute Lossau, was born on the 19th January 1933. She was the second eldest of five ...
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Moishe Malenicky

Moishe Malenicky

Moishe Malenicky was born in Piotrokow in Poland. His family were bakers and he lived with his mother ...
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Leon Manders

Leon Manders

My dad was a very charismatic man. He left a great impression on everyone he met. He was ...
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Jack Melcer

Jack Melcer

I was born in 1930 in Warsaw. I had a sister and 3 brothers. I lived in the ...
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Steve Mermelstein

Steve Mermelstein

Our father, Steven “Simi” Mermelstein z”l was born on December 9, 1929 in Zdenyov, Czechoslovakia. The situation in ...
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Sala Hochszpiegel & Benny Newton

Sala Hochszpiegel & Benny Newton

My parents were born in Poland in 1929, my mother Sala in Lodz and my father Benny in ...
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Moshe Nurtman

Moshe Nurtman

The Nurtman Family square features a rainbow which represents the life and hope that was born from so ...
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Bob Obuchowski

Bob Obuchowski

Bob Obuchowski My dad, Bob Obuchowski, was born in Ozorkow, Poland in 1928. He survived the Holocaust, living ...
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Harry Olmer

Harry Olmer

Harry Olmer Harry was born Chaim Olmer on 15th November 1927 in Sosnowiec, Poland.The face in the middle ...
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Eve Oppenheimer

Eve Oppenheimer

I was born on 23 June 1936 in London. My parents and my brothers were born in Germany ...
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Paul Oppenheimer

Paul Oppenheimer

Paul Oppenheimer was born in Berlin in 1928 into a family of assimilated German Jews. His father worked ...
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Salek Orenstein

Salek Orenstein

Salek (known at home as Yisocher Mendel) was one of four children born to Herschel and Nacha Ella ...
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