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Pavel Grab Pavel was sadly murdered in Auschwitz-Birenkau in 1944 at age 4. He was from Prague, Czech Republic.


Holocaust jacket found at tag sale leads to a life story

This Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, shows a jacket once worn by a Holocaust survivor in the Queens borough of New York. A woman hunting for bargains at a tag sale on July 4, 2015, found the jacket hanging in the back of an upstairs bedroom closet and bought it. She then donated it to the Kuperferberg Holocaust Center at Queensborough Community College, where it is the centerpiece of an exhibit about the life of the man who wore it, the late Ben Peres. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman)

from CBS News

Portraits of Holocaust survivors

KL Auschwitz-Birkenau survivor "My uncle came up with a plan: 'I'll go in first and say 'hi' to your mother as usual. She will want to offer me dinner because it's been a while since we...


Elie Weisel, Holocaust survivor, dedicated his life to keeping the world's memory of the Holocaust alive. It was his personal crusade and he sacrificed his private happiness for it. - Ronni


Heartrending Release, 1945. This once in a lifetime image depicts Holocaust survivors at the moment of realizing they are liberated. This is such candid, raw photo you would think it was taken on a cellphone at the spur of the moment.

from Mail Online

Youngest Holocaust survivor on Schindler's List dies in Los Angeles home aged 83

Survivor: Leon Leyson was the youngest Jewish survivor of the Holocaust spared by being on Schindler's List. Oskar Schindler kept an eye on the Leyson family among the hundreds of other Jews he saved.