Simon Goldman

"Don't give up!"

Date of birth
Where were you born?
Where did you grow up?
Mannheim, Germany
Name of father, occupation
Herman (Tzvi), Watchmaker, jewelry maker
Maiden name of mother, occupation
Freda, Homemaker
Immediate family (names, birth order)
My parents, Joseph, Esther and me
Who survived the Holocaust?
My father, Joseph, Esther and I
My brother and sister immigrated to Palestine in 1938 before the war.  My father survived the war and moved to Israel afterwards.
Where were you in hiding?
Denmark from 1940-1943
Occupation after the war
Ilona Hoffman
Michael Goldman, attorney (died of Hodgkin’s Disease as a young man)
What message would you like to leave for future generations?
Don't give up!
Charles Silow
Interview date:
To learn more about this survivor, please visit:
The Voice/Vision Holocaust Survivor Oral History Archive, University of Michigan


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