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Prewar family photograph taken in Constantine, Algeria

Reine (seated in window) and Yishua Ghozlan (standing) were married in Constantine, Algeria, on March 29, 1932. They are pictured here with two of their parents. 

The couple experienced antisemitism in the prewar years, and in 1933 Reine and Yishua survived a deadly pogrom by hiding with French Christian friends. After the start of World War II, Yishua was thrown out of his position in the post office. Reine, Yishua, and their children were evicted from their apartment.


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Margalith (Anna Claude) Ghozlan's parents and grandparents are pictured in front of their house. Anna's father built this house before he married.

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