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Leon Lissek

Nationality: French
Location: Buffalo • France • Italy • Missouri • New Jersey • New York • Paris • St. Louis • Teaneck • United States of America
Experience During Holocaust: Lived in an Orphanage • Taken to an Orphanage Run by Nuns • Was a Child During the Holocaust

Mapping Leon's Life

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“If it wasn't for the Christians who saved my life and the Jews who saved my soul, I don't know where I'd be.” - Leon Lissek