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COLLECTIONS OF CANADIAN HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS
The following testimonials are part of a project to digitize and preserve the testimonies of Holocaust survivors across Canada.
The project received financial support from the Government of Canada, the Azrieli Foundation, the Asper Foundation, Power Corporation, the Paula Nussbaum family and Janette and Michael Diamond.
Samuel Orshan describes the German bombing of Kiev on June 22, 1941.Listen
Salomon Buch recalls the “green ticket” roundup during which his father was deported.Listen
Leon Calderon recalls life in Salonika under the German occupation.Listen
Harry Bromet describes the events of February 1941 in Amsterdam.Listen
Marguerite Élias Quddus
Marguerite Élias Quddus talks about two of her great traumas during the war.Listen
Myriam Moatti describes her life in Tunisia during the German occupation of 1942-43.Listen
Roger Abitbol describes how life changed when the Germans occupied Tunisia.Listen
Jean Kutscher explains how life changed after the German occupation of France.Listen
Léon Fellmann recalls the conditions in the Vélodrome d'Hiver.Listen