Below are longer interviews and insights from Holocaust survivors all over the world, from Europe to China and the Philippines.
Surviving in Shanghai
Gabor Hirsch, a survivor, asks for your help in finding other survivors
- Jacque Lipetz shares his story: “Looking back, this occupation was benign compared to the horrors of the Nazis, but what loss of freedom is benign? What security lies in not knowing if there will be a tomorrow.”
- Henry Cohen was the Director of Camp Foehrenwald, the second largest Jewish displaced persons center in the American Zone of Germany in 1946.
- Judith Jagermann shares her childhood memories of survival
Judith Jagermann was a Holocaust survivor from Karlsbad. When 11, her entire family was deported. she and her sister were sent to an orphanage while her parents were sent to concentration camps. Judith and her mother were tortured for years at Auschwitz before being liberated by the British.
A Survivor’s Prayer by Malka B.
A poem, “In August of 1942” by Janine Oberrotman