Lili Herzog as Queen Esther

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  • Photo taken in:
    Piestany
    Country name at time of photo:
    Czechoslovakia, 1918-1938
    Country name today:
    Slovakia

This is a photograph of our friend Lili Herzog, taken in Piestany in the 1920s. Lili was eight or ten years older than I. We were rehearsing a program for Purim, and because Lili was a very pretty girl, she was to play Queen Esther. Lili survived the war along with her parents. They were in hiding somewhere. After the war she moved to Canada, where she got married. But very soon she became a widow. I don’t know any more than that about her.

Interview details

Interviewee: Heda Ambrova
Interviewer:
Martin Korcok
Month of interview:
March
Year of interview:
2007
Piestany, Slovakia

KEY PERSON

Lili Herzog
Decade of birth:
1910
Country name at time of birth:
Czechoslovakia 1918-1938

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