Benjamin Piskorz

  • Recording Date: September 1, 1946
  • Duration: 1:19:22
  • Spools: 9-102, 9-103
  • Location: Tradate, Italy
  • Languages: Yiddish

Biographical Information

  • Name: Benjamin Piskorz
  • Age: unknown
  • Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: unknown
  • Marital Status: married
  • Tattoo: 128181, 14555 [number on metal tag]
  • Interned At: Warsaw Ghetto, Treblinka, Majdanek, Auschwitz, Dora-Mittelbau, Bremen-Neuenland

Commentary

 Boder experimented in some of the interviews by focusing on special episodes rather than trying to tell the subject's whole story. Benjamin Piskorz's membership in the Jewish Fighting Organization that revolted against the Germans in the Warsaw ghetto made it natural to begin there, although it was done at the ... Read full commentary »