Jack Jacobs, was born Jakub Jakubowicz to Shmul and Nacha Jakubowicz in1921,in Wieluń, Poland. He was the oldest of five children. He had a sister, Rivkeh and three brothers: Henry, Morris and Itzik. This photograph was taken in 1942, several months after Nacha, Rivkeh and Itzik had been gassed to death in the back of… Read more »

In honor of Yom Ha Shoah, observed this year on April 27th-28th, we commemorate those affected by the Holocaust with portraits from around the world. Portrait of Joseph Gani Location: El Paso Holocaust Museum, El Paso, Texas

In honor of Yom Ha Shoah, observed this year on April 27th-28th, we commemorate those affected by the Holocaust with portraits from around the world. Portrait of Elly Berkovits Artist: Sylvia I Location: Lake Worth, Florida

In honor of Yom Ha Shoah, observed this year on April 27th-28th, we commemorate those affected by the Holocaust with portraits from around the world. Portrait of Dora Rivkina Artist: Evite A. Location: Galicia Jewish Museum, Krakow, Poland