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Gena Turgel
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Born Gena Goldfinger
(1923-02-01)1 February 1923
Kraków, Poland
Died 7 June 2018(2018-06-07) (aged 95)
Occupation Author, educator
Language English, Polish
Period 1987–2018
Genre Memoir, essay
Notable works I Light a Candle
Spouse Norman Turgel (m. 1945)
Children 3
Relatives Miriam Goldfinger, Janek Goldfinger, Hela Goldfinger, Willek Goldfinger

Gena Turgel (née Goldfinger; 1 February 1923 – 7 June 2018) was a Jewish Polish author, educator, and Holocaust survivor.

Her memoir, I Light a Candle, was published in 1987. She spent much of her life educating British school pupils about the Holocaust.

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