Given name: Paulina Family name: Szmukler

  • YES
  • Female
  • Paulina
  • Szmukler
  • Szmokler
  • a famous pianist. Before the ghetto was closed she and Borys Krenicki organized chamber music evenings. She decided not to go to the ghetto. She left Warsaw, changed her name and her appearance and played in Polish cafes in Zakopane and in other resorts. She was recognised there, denounced and shot.

  • the rich
  • Adolf Berman, 'Wos der gojr hot mir beszert. Mit jedn in Warsze 1939-1942' ('What Has the Fate Prepared For Me. In Warsaw With the Jews In 1939-42')

  • s. 169