Shlomo Venezia Family

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Salome Venezia was born in Thessaloniki, Greece on December 29, 1923. He was born into a poor italian community. Shlomo was very close with his family, and relatives. But on March 24, 1944 the italian authorities protecting the Venezia family could no longer stay. The Venezia family was taken and deported to Auschwitz. Shlomo was one of the first jews of the train arriving at Auschwitz, as he got off the train he told his mother to stay close, this would be the last time he would ever see her. His mother and two younger sisters would both die before the end of the war in 1945. Shlomo was taken and placed into the Sonderkommando. A unit of death camp prisoners forced to aid in the gassing of over a million prisoners from 1941-1945. If the

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