Holocaust survivor to accompany five day youth trip to Poland next February

October 30, 2008

Holocaust survivor Arek Hersh will accompany a five day youth trip to Poland next February. The trip, organised by Leeds emissary Asaf Segev will visit Auschwitz, the Jewish quarter of Krakow, Schindler's Factory, synagogues and museums. Born in Sieradz, Poland, Mr Hersh was taken to Auschwitz, and eventually liberated at Terezin, Czechoslovakia in 1945. Mr Segev said: "This trip is a unique opportunity especially as we have Mr Hersh accompanying us." For further details contact Asaf Segev on 0113 268 0899.

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