Malka Johles

  • Recording Date: August 28, 1946
  • Duration: 53:46
  • Spools: 9-89, 9-90A
  • Location: Genève, Switzerland; ORT School
  • Languages: German

Biographical Information

  • Name: Malka Johles
  • Age: 46
  • Birthdate: March 3, 1900
  • Birthplace: Delyatyn, Poland
  • Gender: female
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: Poland
  • Marital Status: married
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: Wien, Austria

Commentary

 Malka Johles, her husband and two children were living in Vienna Austria when Nazi Germany invaded the country and annexed Austria to the Third Reich in March, 1938. Following the Nazi takeover, they were subject to humiliation and persecution, their delicatessen store was put out of business, and they lived in ... Read full commentary »