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Holocaust Survivor, David Wisnia, Shares Experiences Through Story And Song

May 5 - May 5, 2019

Free

On May 5, 2019 at 7 p.m., at Zion Lutheran Church, Leola, PA,,Cantor and Auschwitz survivor, David Wisnia and his grandson, singer and songwriter, Avi Wisnia, will share experiences about the Holocaust through story and song. Cantor Wisnia is a survivor of the notorious Auschwitz Annihilation Camp where he was incarcerated for close to 3 years, saving his life by singing to entertain the Nazi SS and cell block leaders. David was transferred to Dachau in December 1944, surviving the Death March, and managing to escape. He was soon found and rescued by the American 101 Airborne Division. Joining with the 506th Parachute Infantry, he engaged actively in combat during the closing days of the war with Germany in 1945, becoming both a survivor and a liberator. All are welcome.  www.zionleola.org

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Date:
May 5, 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.zionleola.org

Venue

Zion Lutheran Church Leola
18 Quarry Road
Leola, PA 17540 United States
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Phone:
7176569200
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