Survivor STORY

Gus Spizman, originally Gedalia Szpajzman, was born in Kozienice, Poland. Gus survived Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wolanow, and was liberated from Mauthausen. Gus met his wife, Regina, at a DP Camp after liberation. The Spizmans were eventually allowed to emigrate to the United States. They settled in San Antonio, where Regina had a sister. Regina and Gus later moved to Atlanta, where Gus got into the clothing manufacturing business. Gus passed away in 2002.

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Gus Spizman