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Holocaust Memorial Observances
April 19 - May 8, 2016

Featured Speaker: Peter Daniels

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Photo by David Miller

From the time he was 4, Peter Daniels — then Peter Berlowitz — spent his days mostly staring out the window of a two-room flat in Berlin. It was 1940, and Jews were forbidden from hiring domestic help under the Nuremberg Laws. Peter’s mother, Hilde Berlowitz, was forced to leave him alone with some homework and his toys while she worked at a job sewing uniforms for German soldiers. “I was very lonely,” he remembered; he had no friends and could not go outdoors. Then one day, in May 1943, Peter answered a knock on the door and saw two Gestapo officers standing there.

Excerpt from http://www.jewishjournal.com/survivor/article/survivor_peter_daniels

by Jane Ulman



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