Local News Update
All about Martin Friedman :)
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Hello, the holocaust was a period when millions of jews were killed. They had to wear yellow stars saying that they were jews. Some were just kids or babies. but some were teens and survived. I will be telling you about one of them named Martin Friedman.
Getting to know Martin Friedman
Martin Friedman was his real name but got false papers for Martin Petrasek. Martin was 17 years old and was born in Chust, Slovakia in 1926, April 21. His parents, three of his six brothers, his only sister, her husband, and their infant daughter were murdered in Aushwitzs, a death camp. He had friends but were either dead or half starved.
Martin's after life
Martin kept his false name. He 4 years of high school and then studied civil engineering at the university of Bratislava for three years. Married with two children, Martin moved to the USA in 1959. He formed his very own highly successfully company that develops land and builds homes and apartment buildings. Martin now lives in Sherman Oaks, California.