This poem was written by Avram Schaufeld, who survived Auschwitz and Buchenwald concentration camps.
This poem was written in Terezin by Michael Flack in 1944.
Learn The Partisans’ Song – a famous piece of Jewish resistance, with this song sheet for Holocaust Memorial Day. Includes information about the Holocaust. This is part of a series which provides lyrics and music for songs created during, or in response to, a genocide.
The poem was written by HMD activity organiser Charles N Whittaker, about the transportation of people to the Auschwitz camp.
Zahava Kohn is a Holocaust survivor. Sixty years after her liberation she found a mysterious suitcase tucked away at the back of a cupboard with no idea what it would contain. This chance find would reveal a wealth of incredible artefacts from those wartime years, including photographs, documents and letters. Surviving the decades after the war, these relics were discovered in pristine condition and provide a fascinating insight into how Zahava’s family weathered the storm of Nazi Persecution.
This poem was written by Pavel Friedmann, at Theresienstadt concentration camp on 4 June 1942. On September 29, 1944 he was deported to Auschwitz where he died.