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Marion Weinzweig Holocaust memoir

Document | Accession Number: 1997.A.0302

Consists of a memoir, 11 pages, of Marion Weinzweig (born Mania Sztajman) based on memory, painstaking research and an aunt’s recollection, describing family life in Opatow, Poland; her life as a hidden child first with a Polish family and later in Convents where she became a devout Catholic and an anti-semite; the deaths of her mother and many family members who were either shot by Germans, sent to Belzac, Auschwitz and Treblinka Death camp; postwar life as a Jewish child with her father in Poland, DP camp in Germany; Her immigration to Canada in 1948; and the Americanization of her name to Marion Staiman.

Language
English
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum collection, gift of Marion Weinzweig
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-30 08:17:23
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