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Escape From Austria: Celebrating Self-Deportation

Escape From Austria: Celebrating Self-Deportation

There’s a point in every Kornmehl family story that I usually dread, the one where I approach the end of their lives. Some family members died of natural causes, of course, and some escaped the Nazis. But even the escapes are generally disturbing, last minute and harrowing. Things are different with Viktor Kormehl and hisContinue Reading