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Refugee Story

March 08, 2022

When my father was almost 5 years old, the Germans invaded Kiev during WWII. His family escaped by foot and train, always heading west to get away from the war. This is the story of his 7-year journey from Kiev to work camps to his immigration to the United States. It includes photos and a family recipe. Profits will be used to help Ukrainian refugees. Here's where you can buy the e-book.

Lazutin family and friends they met in Displace Persons camp. My father, Alex, is first on left.




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