“Hold those things that tell your history and protect them. During slavery, who was able to read or write or keep anything? The ability to have somebody to tell your story to is so important. It says: ‘I was here. I may be sold tomorrow....
Welcome to My Jewish Legacy
We hope you will be inspired by the many stories throughout this site. If you have a story then we encourage you to add it to our collection.
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Today we lost another Holocaust survivor – age 106 – a survivor of Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen. http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2014/03/24/one_of_north_americas_oldest_holocaust_survivors_dies_at_106.html
The world’s oldest Holocaust Survivor, Alice Herz-Sommer, passed away at the age of 110. It is why it is so important to document as many survivor stories as possible! Rest in Peace. From theguardian.com Sunday 23 February 2014 14.39 EST The world’s oldest known Holocaust...