Survivors' Stories

“The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference.”
Elie Wiesel

Eliezer Shimoni (Hauzer)

  • From: Hungary (Feldebro)
  • Liberated from: Germany (Buchenwald)
  • Deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau from: Hungary (Nirjahza ghetto)
  • Current Location: Israel (Nir Galim)
  • Year of birth: 1928

Brief Bio

My name is Shimoni, Eliezer. My former surname was Hauzer. I was born in Feldebro, Hungary in 1928. My earliest memories are from when we lived in Nyirbator. My father’s name was Chayim Shimon Ozer Hauzer. My mother’s name was Bracha Kurshenblum. We were a family of 7 children. My maternal grandparents also lived in Nyirbator. (to read more see Hebrew link listed in Press below)

Who will be accompanying you on this journey?

My son, daughter and their children.