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Holocaust survivor recalls the lie that saved her life at Auschwitz

Author: Andi Wang (TEGNA) WASHINGTON D.C., — Agi Geva stood in line with her younger sister after arriving at the Auschwitz concentration camp in German-occupie...
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Author: Andi Wang (TEGNA)

WASHINGTON D.C., — Agi Geva stood in line with her younger sister after arriving at the Auschwitz concentration camp in German-occupied Poland when their mother Rozsa returned. Rozsa had walked ahead in the line to figure out what was going on. When she came back, she had a request for her girls: lie about their ages.

Holocaust survivor recalls the lie that saved her life at Auschwitz