Leon Bergman

Leon Bergman
Nationality: Polish
Location: Buchenwald Concentration Camp • Czechoslovakia • Germany • Israel • Nazareth • Poland • Skarzysko-Kamienna • Theresienstadt
Experience During Holocaust: Family Died During the Holocaust • Family Died in Concentration Camp • Forced on a Death March • Liberated • Lived in a Displaced Persons camp • Lived in Multiple Concentration Camps • Sent to Concentration Camp • Was a Forced Laborer

Mapping Leon's Life

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“When I came here [St. Louis], I cried like a baby. I'm lucky I survived. I'm lucky.” - Leon Bergman