Fajga Wancjer

"Treat everyone with kindness and respect."

Name at birth
Fajga Karasek
Date of birth
Where were you born?
Name of father, occupation
Moszek Karasek, shoemaker
Maiden name of mother, occupation
Sura, homemaker
Immediate family (names, birth order)
Parents and five children: Beryl, Hersz, Esther, her twin sister, and me
Who survived the Holocaust?
Beryl, Hersz, Esther, and me
Where were you in hiding?
Fled to Russia
Occupation after the war
factory worker and cook
Hershel Wancjer, civil servant
What do you think helped you to survive?
We were warned to leave Warsaw. We fled to Berezniki, Russia.
What message would you like to leave for future generations?
Treat everyone with kindness and respect.


Survivor's map

Contact us

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to our email newsletter to receive updates on the latest news

thank you!

Your application is successfuly submited. We will contact you as soon as possible

thank you!

Your application is successfuly submited. Check your inbox for future updates.