Simon Maroko interview
Bolkosky, Sidney M.; Wraight, Jamie L.; Maroko, Simon
AbstractAn interview with Simon Maroko, a Holocaust survivor, conducted by Dr. Sidney Bolkosky, Professor of History at the University of Michigan--Dearborn. Dr. Simon Maroko was born in Tarnów, Poland in 1923. Shortly after his birth, Dr. Maroko's family relocated to Bratislava, Czechoslovakia and then to Amsterdam, the Netherlands. In 1943, Simon's parents were deported to Westerbork and most likely from there to Auschwitz-Birkenau. Following the deportation, Dr. Maroko went into hiding on a farm outside of Amsterdam. He was liberated in May 1945. He immigrated to Israel where he served in the Israeli Army. Following that, he immigrated to the United States.
The University of Michigan-Dearborn Voice/Vision Holocaust Survivor Oral History Archive
Nazi Holocaust of the JewsJewish HolocaustShoahWorld War TwoWorld War IIWorld War 2WWIIWW2Hidden Children of the HolocaustNetherlands
An interview with Simon Maroko, a survivor of the Nazi Holocaust of the Jews, by Sid Bolkosky.
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