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Two Jewish DPs walk along a street in Brussels, Belgium.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 19719

Two Jewish DPs walk along a street in Brussels, Belgium.

Pictured are Hanka Wajcblum (right) and Marta Bindiger Cige (left).

The two women became friends while they were prisoners at Auschwitz-Birkenau. Marta took care of Hanka after her sister, Ester Wajcblum, was arrested and executed as a co-conspirator in the revolt of October 1944. Marta was born in Bardejov, Czechoslovakia and was deported to Auschwitz in 1942.

Date
1945 - 1947
Variant Locale
Brussel
Bruxelles
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Anna and Joshua Heilman
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Record last modified: 2007-08-06 00:00:00
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