Ibi Ginsburg

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Introduction

Ibi was born in Hungary and was transported to Auschwitz Birkenau with her family in 1944. Her mother and two younger sisters were taken straight to the gas chambers. Ibi and her sister Judith worked as slave labourers and they survived, as did their father. Ibi married Val, another survivor, and they came to the UK in 1948. You can watch Ibi giving her testimony in the Survivor Stories section of the website.

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    Certificate of incarceration

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    Red Cross excerpt from documents

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    Application for assistance

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    Details of where Ibi was

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    Prisoner card from Dachau

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    Personal prisoner card from Dachau

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    Transport list to Auschwitz

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    Hospital list

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    Val Ginsburg
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    Ibi Ginsburg
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