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Shoah survivors apply for ‘voluntary’ ghetto work pay

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/los_angeles/article/shoah_survivors_apply_for_voluntary_ghetto_work_pay_20080208

As a teenager in Ukraine, Yakov Margulis worked every day except Saturday from morning until dark. During the summer, he toiled long hours on a farm. In winter, he repaired machinery. "In exchange for work, they gave me food to eat," Margulis says.

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