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Unformatted text preview: When Germany conquered all of Poland we moved back to Kalisz and found that our apartment was occupied by Germans. We were given two rooms of the whole house to live in and shortly we were ordered to go to a ghetto. In the ghetto I was working in a hat factory, had no friends and was luckily adopted by the president of the ghetto. Q: Were you ever in a concentration camp? A: Yes, after 3 years in the ghetto me and my family were stripped of all possessions and crammed into a train heading towards the concentration camp called Auschwitz. I remember waiting on line with my family thinking of what will happen to us. My family and I stepped up to the German guard and he sent my parents, grandparents and siblings to face a tragic death, while me and my cousin Gene were sent to work. There I worked all day and night, ate very little and watched thousands of people die every day....
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Michaels during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Oswego.
- Spring '08
- The Holocaust