Lilly Wolf

Lilly Wolf

Lilly was born on 28 July 1927 in Budapest, Hungary, and lived with her parents and younger brother Fredi. Her early childhood years were spent in North Africa due to her father’s work commitments. In 1932 her family moved to Wansdorf, Sudetenland. By 1936 Lilly’s...
Halina Robinson

Halina Robinson

I was born in Poland in 1928. I owe my life to the courage and devotion of many Poles who at great risk to their lives and the security of their families helped me to survive the Holocaust. Being the sole survivor of my family I decided to stay in Poland after the end...
Vera Sydney-Neufeld

Vera Sydney-Neufeld

I was born in Zagreb, Croatia in 1934. As a child during World War II, in 1941 I was a refugee in Italy and later, Switzerland. In that situation, I learnt to adapt to new situations both positive and negative. I learnt that encouragement and kindness make a big...
Susan Warhaftig

Susan Warhaftig

I was born in Vienna just before the outbreak of World War ll. I was the daughter of Isaac and Helene, and I also had a half brother, Herbert. When it was imminent that we should leave Austria, we tried to go to Switzerland and then America. Unfortunately it was too...
Mimi Wise

Mimi Wise

I was born in Milan, Italy in December 1937 to Lola and Chaim Goldman, and my brother Sam was born in Strasbourg in 1939. Fearing German invasion in late August 1939, we moved to Perigueux, central France. From 1939-1943 my immediate family relocated several times,...