Before World War II

  • How was your life before the war?
  • Did your father try to get help from the outside?
  • How were you allowed to see your dog, Silva?

    During World War II

  • When did you find out you had to go to Terezin?
  • Did you know anybody at Terezin?
  • What was Auschwitz like?
  • How did you feel about your parents’ death?
  • When did you see Hana in Terezin?

    After World War II

  • When were you finally liberated?
  • How did you find out that Hana didn’t survive the war?
  • When and why did you come to Canada?
  • Have you seen your friends from Terezin and Auschwitz again?
  • How did your family photographs survive?
  • What happened to the rest of your family, other than your mother, father and sister?
  • How many boys who shared your room in Terezin survived?
  • Do you regret being Jewish?
  • What is your family like here in Canada?
  • How did you feel when you got the letter from Japan?
  • Do you get a lot of letters from kids?
  • Do you hate the German people?