Name of father, occupation
tailor and retail shop owner
Maiden name of mother, occupation
Immediate family (names, birth order)
Parents and seven children: Elsa, Moritz, Jack, Helene, Minna, Solomon, Heinrich
How many in entire extended family?
Who survived the Holocaust?
Moritz, Jack, Minna, Solomon, Heinrich, and Helene's son Egon; Jack's parents, his two sisters, Helene, Elsa and Elsa's two children, were killed at Auschwitz
Occupation after the war
Interpreter for the US Army and Department store manager
Helped survivors with reparation applications at JFS
What do you think helped you to survive?
Jack was able to obtain a visa to come to America in 1936.
What message would you like to leave for future generations?
‚ÄúNever let it happen again, stand up for yourself.‚Äù