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Flashcards in Night Segments 4-9 Deck (29):
1

Juliek

Polish male

2

Louis

Dutch violinist

3

Hans

A witty Berliner

4

Franek

Former student from Warsaw

5

Meister

German employee who was a civilian

6

Yossi and Tibi

Czechoslovakian brothers

7

Blockälteste

Block officer in the concentration camps

8

Alphonse

A Jewish blockälteste

9

Idek

A supervisor

10

Franek

A factory foreman

11

Appelplatz

Assembly point in the camp

12

Lagerälteste

Head of the camp

13

Lagerkapo

Head prisoner

14

Oberkapo

Commander of a prisoner unit

15

Pipel

A young boy in the service of an oberkapo

16

Rosh Hashanah

Jewish New Year

17

Yom Kippur

Jewish Day of Atonement

18

Muselman

An extremely frail inmate

19

Achtung

Attention!

20

Stubenalteste

Officers in the camps

21

Zalman

Young Polish boy

22

Rabbi Eliahu

Head of a small Jewish congregation in Poland

23

Aden

Where Wiesel watches two kids fighting after WWII

24

Meir Katz

Friend of Wiesel's father

25

Buchenwald

A concentration camp

26

Kommandant

An official of a concentration camp

27

Gustav

The blockälteste at Buchenwald

28

Lagerkommandant

Announcer of Buchenwald's liquidation

29

Weimar

German town