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Vladek Meets Lucia

1935

Vladek meets Lucia through a friend. She became too clingy for himand he eventually cut her off.

Vladek Meets Anja

1935

Vladek gets introduced to Anja through a cousin.

Vladek Moves to Sosnoweic

1936

Vladek moves to be with Anja.

Vladek and Anja get married

1937

Vladek and Anja get married and Vladek moves in with her family.

Vladek and Anja Have a Baby

1937

After Vladek's business got started, they decided to have their first child.

Vladek and Anja see the Flag

1938

Right before the war, Vladek and Anja see the first Nazi flag hanging above a town.

Draft Notice

1939

Vladek receives a draft notice in the mail. He was now in the Army.

The War Started

1939

After a few days of training, Vladek was put out into the war.

Prisoner of War

1939

Vladek was taken to war prison.

Vladek Goes Home

1940

Vladek gets to return home.

Collecting

1940

Times were tough. Jews were only given very little supplies for food. Lots of people owed Vladek money so he would collect goods and trade them for food.

Relocation

1941 - 1942

All Jews had to be relocated.

Old Jews Transferred

1942

Jews over the age of 70 had to be taken from their family and relocated.

Sent Away the Children

1943

In order to keep them safe, they sent the children away with a cousin.

Poisened

1943

Tosha poisoned and killed all the children she was given to keep safe.

Relocated Again

1943

Jews that were left had to be moved to a small run-down village.

Found

1944

Vladek and Anja were found and they were pushed into a truck where they didn't know what was going to happen.