JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen William HERSKOVIC, of Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Belgium, Auschwitz, Los Angeles #general


HeyJudy123@...
 

An obituary of William HERSKOVIC ran in the "Los Angeles Times" today, March
7, 2006.

He was 91 years old and he had been born in what then was Hungary.

As a young man, he relocated to Czechoslovakia and, later, to Belgium.

He was taken prisoner by the Nazis and ended up in Auschwitz, >from which he
escaped.

For the last 50 years or so, he has lived in Los Angeles.

Considering how vast his journey was, pragmatically and emotionally, his
life may contain points of interest for JewishGen participants.

The AOL email program which I need to use to submit to JewishGen does not
permit me to paste in a long URL, but the obituary is on the "Los Angeles Times"
website right now.

Judy SEGAL
New York City

MODERATOR NOTE: The obituary is at http://tinyurl.com/ny349

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