The last letter from Będzin

Saturday, 12 May 2018

The last letter from Będzin
The letter, written by the Jewish underground leaders in a bunker: Frumka Plotnitzka, Herszel Szpringer, Israel Koźoch, Szlomo Lerner, Zvi Brandes begins with:
"When you get this letter we will no longer be alive."

It was written on 17 July 1943 a few days before the annihilation of the Będzin ghetto and was intended for the Eretz-Yisrael representatives who were in Turkey at the time.

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