Children of Survivors

Florence Grende – The Butcher’s Daughter: a Memoir Excerpt

Read a long excerpt from the book below. ABOUT Florence Grende The Butcher's Daughter In The Butcher’s Daughter: A Memoir, Florence Grende shares her Jewish family’s journey of surviving Hitler’s Europe in the forests of Poland,...

2nd Generation Holocaust stories – videos about growing up after.

Children of Survivors is a section of Remember.org that grows smaller and smaller, yet the viewpoints and lessons continue to trickle through to new generations. These 2 stories, one from a friend and one simply...

Ellen Nielsen Story

Return to Witnesses Ellen Nielsen StoryMrs. Ellen Nielsen, who lived in a town near Copenhagen, lost her husband in 1941, and became a fishmonger on the Copenhagen docks ...

Numbers of Holocaust Refugees That Canada (Didn’t) Accept

Return to Witnesses Numbers of Holocaust Refugees That Canada (Didn't) Accept "During the twelve years of Nazi terror, from 1933 to 1945, while the United States accepted more than 200,000 Jewish refuges; Palestine, 125,000;...

A Russian Soldier and Helen L.

Return to Witnesses A Russian Soldier and Helen L.When Toby and I were going from Grössmollen, from where we were liberated, to Lodz, to the Displaced...

Helen L. Excerpts

Return to Witnesses Helen L. ExcerptsSTORY: Single linesWell, it's been a few years since I thought about this or tried not to, at any rate. STORY: Life in her hometown I had...

Perpetrators

  Perpetrators Per-pe-trat-or: To do, perform, or commit (a crime, etc.) From the Latinperpetratus, to carry through. Literally, per-thoroughly + patrare-to accomplish.   Letters Letters on Sterilization Letters on Euthanasia Killer Vans Nazi Letters on Execution of Jews ...

Lucille E. Story of Liberation

Return to Witnesses Lucille E. Story of LiberationWe stayed in this camp until the end of March 1945. Then they suddenly put us in trucks. We...

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