Nechama Epstein-Kozlowski

  • Recording Date: August 31, 1946
  • Duration: 1:30:16
  • Spools: 9-95, 9-96, 9-104A
  • Location: Tradate, Italy
  • Languages: Yiddish

Biographical Information

  • Name: Nechama Epstein-Kozlowski
  • Age: 23
  • Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
  • Gender: female
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: Poland
  • Marital Status: married
  • Tattoo: 46886Δ
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: unknown
  • Interned At: Warsaw Ghetto, Międzyrzec Podlaski Ghetto, Majdanek, Auschwitz, Birkenau, Plaszow, Bergen-Belsen, Aschersleben, Theresienstadt
  • Location At Time Of Liberation: Terezín, Czechoslovakia
  • Liberated By: Russia

Commentary

 Boder interviewed a number of survivors from the major Polish cities of Lódz and Warsaw. In both, the Jews were placed in large, closed ghettos in 1940. Nechama Epstein-Kozlowski of Warsaw was perhaps the most cheerful and open of the survivors. Evidently the twenty-three-year-old woman had come to terms with ... Read full commentary »