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Group portrait of young Jewish women who were members of the "Club 21" in Eisiskes.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 38916

Group portrait of young Jewish women who were members of the "Club 21" in Eisiskes.

Among those pictured are Zipporah Katz (seated on the right), Kumin (second from the right), Etele Yuranski (fourth from the right), Geneshe Kaganowicz (far left) and Matle Sonenson (second from the left). Zipporah, Geneshe and Matle later became sisters-in-law. Matle survived the war in Siberia; Etele was killed in the Radun ghetto on May 10, 1942; Kumin died in Auschwitz; Zipporah was killed by members of the Polish Home Army in October 1944. The others were killed by the Germans during the September 1941 mass shooting action in Eisiskes.

Photographer
Yitzhak Uri Katz
Date
Circa 1926 - 1929
Variant Locale
Eishyshok
Eshishuk
Eyshishkes
Ejszyszki
Eishishkes
Lithuania
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of The Shtetl Foundation
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Record last modified: 2005-08-01 00:00:00
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