About Lewy, Dora Kahn
Minna Gottschalk (1877-1945) and Josef Kahn (1867-1942)
Salomon Kahn (Grete [Margarete] Friedman, born 1907, from Ludwigsburg, Germany)
Emigrated to Palmira, Colombia then later moved to Cali, Colombia
Emigrated to Shanghai, then to Selma, AL
Jetta Kahn (Leo Abraham)
Daughter Ruth also died in Minsk
Emigrated to Shanghai, then to Palmira, Colombia
Married December 13, 1938 in Trier, Germany
Dora’s parents, Josef and Minna Kahn, were sent to Theresienstadt. Josef died there. Minna was then sent to Auschwitz where she was killed. Dora also lost three siblings in the Nazi death camps.
Dora emigrated to Shanghai, China in 1939 with her husband (and one or two of his brothers) and her brothers, Julius and Sally. After the war, Sally went on to Colombia where his brother Salomon lived, while Dora, Ludwig, and Julius traveled to Selma, sponsored by Dora’s sister and brother-in-law, Frieda and Hermann Berger of Selma.