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SYMPOSIUM: Fleeing the Nazis: Austrian Jewish Refugees to the United States

The Jewish population of Austria in 1938 totaled some 192,000, which represented almost four percent of the population. The majority lived in the capital city of Vienna and comprised about nine percent of its residents. After Germany annexed Austria in March 1938, finding safety abroad was no easy task, and the United States was no exception.

SIEMYON ROSENFELD 1922 - 2019 - ALEF HaSHALOM | Last known survivor of Sobibor

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Times of Israel has this: https://www.timesofisrael.com/last-survivor-of-sobibor-death-camp-uprising-dies-aged-97/

Jewish Virtual Library has this on Sobibor Survivors with pictures, including Rosenfeld: https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/sobibor-survivors

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: "Non-Sites of Memory and Their Witnesses: The Testimonies of the Holocaust by Bullets" workshop, Krakow, 23 September 2019

The Research Center for Memory Cultures at the Faculty of Polish Studies of the Jagiellonian University and the Yahad – In Unum association kindly invite you to the workshop

Non-Sites of Memory and Their Witnesses: The Testimonies of the Holocaust by Bullets
23 September 2019, Kraków, Faculty of Polish Studies at the Jagiellonian University

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