Kalman Eisenberg

  • Recording Date: July 31, 1946
  • Duration: 44:20
  • Spools: 9-12B, 9-13
  • Location: Fontenay-aux-Roses, France; Chateau de Boucicaut; OSE home for adolescents
  • Languages: Yiddish

Biographical Information

  • Name: Kalman Eisenberg
  • Age: 18
  • Birthplace: Starachowice, Poland
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: Germany
  • Marital Status: unmarried
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: unknown
  • Interned At: Starachowice Ghetto, Starachowice Labor Camp, Auschwitz, Monowitz, Mauthausen, Flossenb├╝rg
  • Liberated By: United States

Commentary

´╗┐ Kalman Eisenberg experienced most of the Holocaust years in his hometown of Starachowice, an industrial center about ninety miles south of Warsaw. There the Jews were placed in an open ghetto between February 1941 and October 1942. Then those not needed for work were sent away, to Treblinka as it turned out, ... Read full commentary »