Bearing Witness to the Holocaust: A German Jewish Girl Who Was Part of the Kindertransport (1939)

This German Jewish girl (age 7) was part of the Kindertransport that, in 1939, got 10,000 Jewish children out of Nazi-controlled areas of Europe. Her name: Dorrith Oppenheim. She ended up in Scotland. Her parents died at Auschwitz in 1944.

More about her at the U.S. Holocaust Museum photo archive here.

About Santi Tafarella

I teach writing and literature at Antelope Valley College in California.
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1 Response to Bearing Witness to the Holocaust: A German Jewish Girl Who Was Part of the Kindertransport (1939)

  1. kara says:

    what city/town is this girl from?

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