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09/06/2021 News

We have received the sad news that Melitta Stein has passed away

Born in 1927, Melitta Stein grew up in Prague as the second daughter of the Jewish Müller family. Her father ran a law firm, which he was forced to give up in the 1940s. On 2 July 1942, the family - father Karl, mother Margarethe and daughters Nina and Melitta - were deported to the Theresienstadt ghetto, and on 18 December 1942 to the Auschwitz concentration camp. Read more

05/18/2021 News

We mourn the death of Neonila Kurliak

Recently, we received the sad news that Neonila Kurlyak died of Covid-19 on April 17, 2021 in Mykolaiv, Ukraine. We remember a warm-hearted, friendly and combative woman who, despite her difficult fate, could also laugh heartily and who kept her zest for life. She was always open-minded and open to new experiences. Read more

05/10/2021 News

We mourn the death of Karl Salling Møller

Yesterday we received the news that our friend Karl Salling Møller passed away in Denmark at the age of 96. Read more

03/03/2021 News

Laszlo Berkowits (1928-2020)

We have received the sad news that Rabbi Laszlo Berkowits passed away on 13 December 2020 at the age of 92. Read more

03/01/2021 News

We mourn the death of Roman Kamieniecki

In the night of 25-26 February 2021, our friend Roman Kamieniecki passed away due to Covid-19. He was most recently the president of the Association of Former Political Prisoners of Neuengamme concentration camp in Poland. Read more

11/24/2020 News

Our friend Haim Liss has passed away

Today we received the sad news that our friend Haim Liss had passed away on November 14, 2020 at the age of 89 in Israel. Read more

11/20/2020 News

Yevgeny Malychin has passed away

Today we received the sad news that our friend Yevgeny Malychin passed away early in the morning at the age of 96 in Kharkov, Ukraine. Read more

04/27/2020 News

Our friend Miloš Poljanšek passed away

Yesterday we received the message that our friend Miloš Poljanšek passed away at the age of 97 in Ljubljana. Read more

04/21/2020 News

In memoriam Gloria Hollander Lyon

Today we received the sad news that Gloria Hollander Lyon passed away on Friday, the 10th of April, at the age of 90. Read more

02/28/2019 News

We remember Pascal Valliccioni

Today we received sad news: Pascal Valliccioni; who had been prisoner of the Neuengamme concentration camp, passed away at the age of 92 on February 27, 2019. Last May he visited the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial on occasion of the 73rd anniversary of the liberation. He not only talked to young people about his life, above that he wrote an impressive speech about his time as a concentration camp prisoner which was read to the audience by his daughter. Read more