Given name: Miriam (Micki) Family name: Goetzel (2)

  • (1, 2) YES
  • (1, 2) Female
  • (1) Miriam (Micki) , (2) Micki
  • (1) Goetzel , (2) Leviathan
  • (1) Gilbert, (2) Goetzel
  • (1) 1937-09-27, (2) 1937
  • (1, 2) Warszawa
    • (1, 2) Yes
  • (1, 2) From Warsaw
  • (1)

    She was born in Warsaw. When she was to-years-old the war begun. She left the ghetto in 1942. She was raised by Catholic nuns outside Warsaw.
    In July 1943 her family re-joined in Hotel Polski. They were transported to a concentration camp - Bergen- Belsen. In April 1945 came the release and she travelled with her parents to France.
    In June 1945 she arrived with her family in Palestine.
    In 1946 she was placed in a Kibbutz outside Haifa. When she was 16, she transferred to a nursing school, completed a four-year course and became an X-ray nurse. She married in 1960 and has a daughter and two grandsons.
    She still lives in Israel.

    (2)

    Córka Sophie Goetzel-Leviathan
    W sierpniu 1942 roku zostaje przemycona na stonę aryjską z getta, trafia do polskiej rodziny i przyjmuje fałszywe imię - Maria Kurkowska. Jej rodzice musieli się ukrywać - w Otwocku i Konstancinie. W lipcu 1943 cała rodzina zgłasza się do Hotelu Polskiego w Warszawie, po czym zostają wywiezieni do obozu koncentracyjnego w Bergen-Belsen. W obozie przebywa razem z rodzicami do kwietnia 1945 roku. Po wyzwoleniu wyjeżdżają do Paryża. Następnie wyjeżdżają na stałe do Izraela.

    • (2) children
  • (1)

    In the source Pamiętniki Żydów; sygn. 302/231; w Archiwum ŻIH; title: Der Krieg von innen [The war from the inside] she appears as Micki Leviathan.

    (2)

    Córka Sophie Goetzel - Leviathan

  • (1)

    The memories of David Gilbert were written by Tim Shortridge and Michael D. Frounfelter.

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