Esther Jungreis

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Esther Jungreis

Language: English

Jewish Holocaust Survivor

Esther explains how cigarettes were obtained in her barrack in exchange for a shofar. She remembers the joyful feeling upon hearing the shofar blowing during a celebration of Rosh Ha-Shana- the holiday commemorating the start of the Jewish New Year- in the Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp.

Gender: Female
DOB: Apr 7, 1936
City of Birth: Szeged (Hungary)
Country of Birth: Hungary
Ghettos: Szeged (Hungary)
Went into Hiding: No
Concentration Camps: Bergen-Belsen (Germany), Kasztner Transport