Video: Sheltering Jews during World War II
April 30, 2014
Jeno Laszlo Berta was born in the village of Hegyhàtsàl, county of Vas-(Megye), Hungary, in 1937. During World War II, Hungary's Jewish population was not targeted for extermination until 1944. However, once the round-ups and deportations began, they were run with ruthless and brutal efficiency. Berta witnessed such evil personally as Jewish neighbors were marched away.
The annual Geifman Lecture in Holocaust Studies lecture is sponsored by the Gerry and Morris M. Geifman Endowment in Judaica.