Podcast Episode 3: Lisa Saretsky and Gerty Graber

PBHS students interview Lisa Saretsky and Gerty Graber about how it was to leave their families and get on the Kindertransport;  and what life was like after arriving in England. These stories may surprise you. Enjoy this episode in the continuing KinderTransport Project podcast series.

Lisa Saretsky

Gerty Graber

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Podcast Episode 2: Ruth and Hilde Simon

Sisters Ruth and HIlde Simon discuss their early years before the Kindertransport, their mother and father, and the tragic story of their little sister Ilse. They also fill us in on their lives after the war; coming to America, meeting their husbands, creating wonderful lives for themselves; and finally, traveling back to Germany after 50 years to make peace with the past and themselves.

Ruth and Hilde Simon visiting Cloppenburg cemetary - October, 2007

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Podcast Episode 1: Anita Hoffer

Welcome to the first podcast episode in the KinderTransport Podcast series. Today, Jeff talks with Anita Hoffer, the President of the KinderTransport Association of Florida about the Kindertransport program, how it came to Pompano Beach High School, and her own story of being a little girl in Germany and given up by her parents. It is a harrowing story, but also one of survival and ultimately triumph.

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Jeff Williams interviews Anita Hoffer for the KinderTransport podcast

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