Holocaust Wills

Part of a will written by a woman of Kovel, to her husband; carved on the synagogue wall:
Reuben Atlas, this is to inform you that here, in this place, your wife Gina and your son Imosz were murdered. Our child cried bitterly; he did not want to die. Go forth to battle and avenge the blood of your wife and your only son. We die for no crime whatever.

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