Biography: Born Barbara Krakowski in February 1927, Barbara lived in Alexandrow Kujawski in Poland. When Poland was defeated, Barabara and her parents headed towards Warsaw hoping to escape forced evacuation. Barbara and her family experienced vicious persecution which eventually culminated in Barbara being deported to Lodz Ghetto and then, alone to Auschwitz. Barbara's father and mother were both murdered by the Nazi regime. 

Testimony: Click here to view Barbara's testimony in our online Oral Testimony Collection.

Other Information: Auschwitz; The Nazi Camp System; Children in the Holocaust; Lodz Ghetto