Student interviews Holocaust survivor

Matt Zeidler holds the butterfly – made by Brittani Oglesbee – that he will mail to Magda Herzberger and (behind him) the butterflies other students made. Zeidler plans to write a letter on the back before mailing it to Herzberger.
Photo by April Walker

Each year, Fairfield eighth graders choose Holocaust victims as a research project for their English class using www.graceproducts.com.
That website gives students biographies of children from the Holocaust - some lived, most did not.
This year, Matt Zeidler went a step further after discovering his Holocaust child was still alive.
Zeidler contacted 87-year-old Magda Herzberger who is

 

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