My Bar Mitzvah, Fifty Years ago

By Eric A. Leighton

Eugene Borowitz, March 30, 1990

The author shares his experience of his bar mitzvah in 1939 after escaping Germany to settle in London, remembering his classmates who did not make it through the Holocaust to remember their b'nei mitzvah.

Topic: Artistic Expression, Children, Death and Mourning, Shoah, Holocaust

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.20/no.391

Page Number(s): 81-81

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Germany , London, England

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Leighton, Eric A. My Bar Mitzvah, Fifty Years ago. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 30 March 1990: 81-81. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9510


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