Abe's Story

Abe's Story is the story of Abram Korn and his survival through the Holocaust, including Auschwitz.

Open Railroad Car to Buchenwald, March 1945

  Open Railroad Car to Buchenwald, March 1945 8. Open Freight Cars On the final leg of this journey, Abe and the other surviving prisoners are...

Auschwitz/Birkenau, April 1943-January 1945

  Auschwitz/Birkenau, April 1943 - January 1945 6. Cattle Car Train to Auschwitz In April 1943, all the camp's prisoners are deported. Abe and the other...
Abe's Story Yahrzeit

Abe’s Story Yahrzeit and Anniversary – on Abram Korn’s Yahrzeit, our thanks….

Today is the day of the Abe's Story Yahrzeit, and on this day I'll share a story of friendship and hope developed over 23...

The Death March, Late January-March 1945

  The Death March, Late January-March 1945 7. Death March In January 1945, the Russian front is nearing and all the Auschwitz prisoners are called to...

Garfingal and Abe Walking to Krosniewice, Late Fall 1940

  Garfingal and Abe Walking to Krosniewice, Late Fall 1940 3. Abe and Garfingal After Escaping Kutno Late fall 1940- Almost a year later, the conditions in...

Learning Tools for Abe’s Story

"-//W30//DTD W3 HTML 2.0//EN">Learning Tools for Abe's Story Return to Abe'sStory Weencourage online learning about Abe's Story. This cross curricularprogram was put...

Exploring the Kutno Ghetto, Winter 1939

  Exploring the Kutno Ghetto, Winter 1939 2. Kutno Ghetto Early winter 1939- Abe's entire family is deported from Ostrowy to the Kutno Ghetto with the...

Editor’s Biography: Joseph Korn

"-//W30//DTD W3 HTML 2.0//EN"> Editor's Biography: Joseph Korn Return to Abe's Story ||Books by Survivors||Cybrary CONTENTSInteractive MapFollow Abram Korn's Journey...

What People Are Saying About Joey Korn and Abe’s Story

  "Important testimony." - Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and author of Night "Powerful. Unforgettable. An inspiration for all who read it." - Pat...

Editor’s Biography: Joseph Korn

"-//W30//DTD W3 HTML 2.0//EN">Editor's Biography: Joseph KornReturn to Abe's Story Meet the Editor: Joseph KornJoseph and his wife, Jill, live...