THE STORY OF THE SQUARE
Quilt 2, Square 16
Artist: Helga Newman
Which town and country did you come from?
When did you leave?
Where did you go in England?
Who took care of you in England (family, hostel, school, or other)?
Taken in by Jewish family
How old were you when you left the institution or family to fend for yourself? 15
Did any of your family survive the war and if so, who?
Were you reunited with any of your family after the war and if so, with whom?
My mother in 1945. My father in 1946.
Why and when did you leave England and where did you go?
1952 — came to U.S. to see if my parents would be happier here.