Given name: Benjamin Family name: Gauc

  • YES
  • Male
  • Benjamin
  • Gauc
  • 1942
  • Warszawa
  • Henryk G.'s father-in-law; lived at Swietojerska Street No. 16, then at Franciszkanska Street with his daughters Pola and Zosia and his son-in-law Henryk G.; was a little producer of women's underwear, had 4 sewing machines; was deported/killed during the second deportation action in the Warsaw ghetto in 1942.

  • Reminiscences from the occupation period written not chronologically. The author's return from German captivity in January 1940. The construction of the Warsaw wall ghetto. Stay on the 'Aryan side' since 1942 (incl. Wolomin). The ghetto uprising as seen from the outside. The great action in the Warsaw ghetto in 1942, the author and his wife waited out in a hideout. The reminiscences submitted by the author to the Jewish Historical Institute in 1963.

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