Given name: Jehuda Family name: Zyskind

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  • Male
  • Jehuda
  • Zyskind
  • Winter 1942
  • Warszawa
  • The caretaker in the house at Mila Street, also a porter, coachman, trader and smuggler - he made money in all possible ways to feed his very big family. He was a socialist and smuggled secret press to the ghetto, he tried to create secret units in the ghetto. W. Szpilman came to him every morning to read the secret radio broadcasts. Zyskind was exposed in Winter 1942 when he was sorting underground publications with his family. All were shot at place including the 3-year-old Szymcha.

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