Elie Wiesel

A Holocaust Surviver

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Elie Wiesel was born september 30,1928, in sighet. In 1944, wiesel and his father, and the rest of the town were placed in the guettos in Sighet. When he was in the camp he had to get a tattoo. He was seperated from his three sisters and his mother, but was in the same camp as his father. Two weeks after the march to Buchen Wald, Wiesels father was beaten by immates for his food. his father died a few weeks before the camp was liberated by the U.S. He married a girl named Marion Erster Rose. They had one kid, named after his father named Shlomo Elisha Wiesel.

Work Cited

"Elie Wiesel." United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. N.p., 2015. Web. 15 March. 2015. <http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007176>.

"Elie Wiesel.' Virtual Jewish Library. N.p,, 2015. Web. 15 March. 2015.