David Benedikt was born in Czechoslovakia. Forced to endure three and a half years in two ghettos and three concentration camps, David has been telling his story at the Jewish Museum for over twenty years. At the age of ninety he published his memoir To Live Is to Tell: Surviving the Shoah (2010).
Olga Horak is a founding member of the Sydney Jewish Museum. Olga was 17 when German troops marched into Slovakia in 1944. A survivor of Auschwitz and Trachenberg, Olga has been telling her story for over twenty years. She published her memoir, Auschwitz to Australia: A Holocaust Survivor's Memoir, in 2000.