Secure in Communism; but never a Communist

 
I was a secure man for many years.  I worked for the Army as Director of Pools, and I was respected as a smart, old Auschwitzer. I had two cousins very high up in the communist party. So I acted like I was with the communists, but I wasn’t. If the Russian soldiers stop you on the street because you’re drunk, or something else, you smile to the major and talk enthusiastically. 

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Museum of the History of Polish Jews Opens

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews opened in April 2013, but really just opened a main exhibition March 2014. While it is not part of Henry’s history, it is a part of Warsaw’s history considering that in 1939 there were 450,000 Jews living in Warsaw, more than in any other European city. Except for those saved, I believe most were killed in the gas chambers, if they didn’t starve or die of disease in the ghetto first.

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