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Members of a girls chapter of the Betar revisionist Zionist youth movement in Eisiskes, pose with their leaders.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 39814

Members of a girls chapter of the Betar revisionist Zionist youth movement in Eisiskes, pose with their leaders.

Pictured from right to left are: Shifra Berczanski, Hanna Sczczuczynski, ? Koppelman, Matke Shlepak, ? Portnoy, unknown, Sarah Tatarski, ? Schwartz and Zvi Hirshke Schwartz. Shifra Berczanski immigrated to Palestine before the war; Zvi Hirshke Schwartz survived the war as a partisan; Hannah Sczczuczynski was killed by a member of the Polish Home Army, who had been the caretaker of her Polish school. The others were killed by the Germans during the September 1941 mass shooting action in Eisiskes.

Photographer
Ben-Zion Szrejder
Date
1941
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: 2004-05-18 00:00:00
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