When Yehuda Koren and Eilat Negev heard of a family of dwarves snatched from the gas chamber by Josef Mengele, it sounded incredible. But how to verify the testimony of Holocaust survivors? And should you even try?
Lodz, Poland, Jews awaiting deportation in a barrack on Krawiecka Street, 1942. They will be sent to a death camp and most selected for gas chambers. The others will die in slave labor, starvation, torture
Henryk Slawik was executed by Nazi Germans in Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp on 26 August 1944. Sławik was a Polish politician in the interwar period, social worker, activist, and diplomat, who during World War II helped save over 5,000 Polish as well as Hungarian Jews in Budapest by giving them false Polish passports with Catholic designation.