Jenny van Dam

Sweet Jenny was born on July 11, 1937 to Louis Benjamin and Fanny Adelheid Helena van Dam in Groningen in the Netherlands. She was five years old when she died with her mother and her brother Benjamin, age seven, at Auschwitz on October 19, 1942. Her father died at Auschwitz two and a half months later on December 31, 1942.

© Mary Burkett