Iby Knill

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Introduction

Iby started life in Bratislava and as the situation deteriorated her parents encouraged her to escape over the border into Hungary where she was initially sheltered by her cousin. While working for the Resistance Iby was arrested and after a series of moves she was eventually transported to Auschwitz Birkenau in 1944. She volunteered to accompany a slave labour transport as a nurse and was later liberated while on a forced march to Bergen Belsen. You can watch Iby giving her testimony in the Survivor Stories section of the website.

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    Prisoner record

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    Prisoner record from Buchenwald 2

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    Effects card from Buchenwald

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    Women's card from Buchenwald

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    Prisoner's personal sheet from Buchenwald

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    Transport list

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    Register of people saved

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    List of Jewish women in Kaunitz

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    Iby's father's incarceration in Dachau

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    Father's prisoner record card

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    Prisoner record of Iby's father

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    Transport list for Iby's father

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    Transport list for Iby's father 2

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    Certificate of incarceration 1

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    Certificate of incarceration 2

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    Prisoner record from Buchenwald

    This hand written card shows the camps Iby was held in.

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