FRENCH CHILDREN OF THE HOLOCAUST

A memorial
Serge Klarsfeld  

 
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Georges-André Kohn, in 1944
   
Georges' index card in the Drancy file


Georges-André KOHN was 12 years old and a pupil at the Janson-de-Sailly lycée in Paris when he was deported on the last convoy from Drancy, convoy 79 of August 17, 1944. Aloïs Brunner, then the commanding officer at Drancy, accompanied that convoy when he had to abandon the camp. With him he took hostages, including the Kohn family whom he particularly hated. Georges-André's older brother and sister were able to escape from the convoy, but the rest of the family were deported. Only the father returned, having lost his mother, his wife, and    
   

FRENCH CHILDREN OF THE HOLOCAUST

A memorial
Serge Klarsfeld

 
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