Susan Pettit was formerly and is once again the publisher of Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine, part of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. One of Ed’s clients at in the early 1990s, Ed shared Fusia’s story with Susan who immediately thought this should be a TV movie. Susan shared the story with a friend at…
Janek Zimmerman was the son of Malwina Zimmerman and brother of Cesia Zimmerman.
Janek was Fusia’s postman. He was #13, the last to arrive.
Danuta was Henek Diamant’s fiancee.
Henryk Diamant was Max’s younger brother. Henek was Danuta Karfiol’s fiance.
Maks Diamant was Henryk Diamant’s older brother. Maks was #1 to arrive to Fusia. Maks was the “president” of the Tatarska 3 attic. Because after the war there were still anti-semitic Poles who assaulted Jews, Maks changed his Jewish name to Josef Burzminski, a very Polish name. Audio interview with Joe Burzminski by US Holocaust…
Dziusia Schillinger was daughter of Wilhelm Schillinger. Dziusia was 12 years old when she came to Tatarska 3. Dziusia was #3 to arrive.
When the Nazis invaded Poland in World War II, they began systematically murdering Jews and other people on an industrial scale. At a local level, Jews were being rounded up to live in ghettos until they were sent by trains to concentration, or extermination camps. Fusia….