Refuge

The experiences of the destitute young survivors of Buchenwald in the weeks and months immediately following liberation became the foundation of friendships that have lasted for over 75 years.

The rescue

Where to go?

Arriving in France and Switzerland

Young survivors leaving Buchenwald on way to orphanages in France. KL Buchenwald was written on side of train.
Young survivors leaving Buchenwald on way to orphanages in France. KL Buchenwald was written on side of train.