FRENCH CHILDREN OF THE HOLOCAUST

A memorial
Serge Klarsfeld  

 
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Nina ARONOWICZ was born on November 28, 1932, in Brussels. She was one of the 44 children of Izieu. Her parents, Szyja-Leib and Mieckla, fled Belgium and found themselves in southern France at Palavas-les-Flots (Hérault). Sensing that their arrest by the Vichy police was imminent, the parents entrusted Nina to a non-Jewish French family, the Regnats, who took the child into their home in nearby Lunel. In a letter dated September 18, 1944, Monsieur Regnat wrote: A few days afterward her mother was arrested and taken to a camp near Perpignan. We heard from her subsequently from Drancy, then nothing. As to the father, who had managed to    
   

FRENCH CHILDREN OF THE HOLOCAUST

A memorial
Serge Klarsfeld

 
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