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Maria Szapszewicz

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Nationality: Polish
Location: Auschwitz Concentration Camp • Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp • Germany • Lodz • Missouri • Poland • United States of America
Experience During Holocaust: Family Died During the Holocaust • Family Died in Gas Chambers • Lived in a Displaced Persons camp • Lived in Lodz Ghetto • Lived in Multiple Concentration Camps • Married a Holocaust Survivor • Sent to Concentration Camp • Sent to Ghetto • Worked in Factory

Mapping Maria's Life

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“I will always speak in order to make a better world, where people can live in peace and dignity - let the world know what happened.” - Maria Szapszewicz