March 19, 1944 - Nazis occupy Hungary with aim of deporting Jews to Auschwitz.
Dora Niederman: Beating of Her Step-Father
May 6, 1944 - Isaac Niederman’s birthday, he is nineteen.
May 15, 1944 - Deportation of 450,000 Hungarian Jews to Auschwitz begins.
May 16, 1944 - Dora Niederman’s birthday, she turns sixteen.
Dora Niederman: Ghetto and Transport to Auschwitz
Dora Niederman: Arriving at Auschwitz
Dora Niederman: Bombing Auschwitz
Dora Niederman: Day to Day at Auschwitz and Transport to Stutthof
July 1944 - Siggy Borak is transported from Blizyn labor camp to Auschwitz-Birkenau. He turns nineteen on July 18, 1944
July 8, 1944 - Raoul Wallenberg arrives in Budapest in effort to save remainder of Hungarian Jewry.
Isaac Niederman: Saved by Wallenberg
August 1944 – Felicia Fuksman and her friend Bronia are sent from Lodz ghetto to Ravensbruck concentration camp. Felicia contracts typhus.
Felicia Fuksman: Bronia and the Meaning of Friendship
September 1944 - Dora Niederman is sent from Auschwitz to Stutthof concentration-extermination camp
Dora Niederman: Arriving at Stutthof and Red Cross Visit
Dora Niederman: Help from a German Farmer
October 1944 - Felicia Fuksman is sent from Ravensbruck to a labor camp at Wittenberge, Germany
Felicia Fuksman: Labor Camp at Wittenberge