Fleeing Krakow

Avoiding the Ghetto

"We had no jobs."

"Well, we stayed in Krakow from the outbreak of the war. We stayed with our aunt in my grandparents’ apartment. And in 1940, when the rumors started that the ghetto [is going to be created] in Krakow. We --since we were not citizens of Krakow –we had no jobs – we left Krakow, and went to a smaller town, the town of Tarnow."