Survivor STORY

Leon Hendee was born in Lodz, Poland. He and his family were forced into the Lodz ghetto, from where they were deported. Leon survived Buchenwald, and was shot and wounded on a death march during the final days of the war. He was saved by liberators. Leon and his wife, Rose, resettled in Atlanta after the war. He died here in 1971.

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Leon Hendee