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  • Shlomo Venezia, who survived being an Auschwitz Sonderkommando, dies

    October 2, 2012 | 9:30 am

    Shlomo Venezia, a Holocaust survivor who wrote about his experiences in an Auschwitz Sonderkommando unit and spent years bearing personal testimony to the Shoah, has died.

    Venezia, who was born in Salonika (Thessaloniki), Greece, died Sept. 30 in Rome at the age of 88.