Escaping from the Nazis

“My grandmother didn’t want to leave, and my mother, very bravely at age 24 went back to Prague and got her mother and her younger sister Mimi out of Prague with great difficulty… on the last train before Hitler marched...

Grandma

My name is Bode (16) and I conducted an interview with my great grandmother Joyce (87). We talked about many things including her childhood up until she became a parent. She talked about her life growing up on the farm

Interviewing my Grandma, a Holocaust Survivor

My grandmothers experiences as a child in the holocaust as well as what her life was like when she got to America

“Of all the family members you have known or heard about, who do you think lived the most interesting life?”

Marci Warkentine (born Marshelle Milligan) discusses with her daughter, Johnna Warkentine, the most interesting family stories that she can remember, particularly of her family’s military service. Marci Warkentine was born in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, though now lives with her husband...