Hank R. Schwab

Hank R. Schwab

Oct 9, 1914 – March 28, 2013
Obituary- Chicago Tribune

Obituary- ABC 7 (video)

Obituary- Hyde Park Herald

Statement by the Urban League

“Transcending Buchenwald” – Huffington Post

Hank’s Translation of the German poetry book Two People

This was the website of Hank Schwab, who passed away in 2013.

In 2005 he wrote the story of his extraordinary life for this website.

Chapters are below.

In the Beginning: 1919 through 1939
Away from Nazi Germany: 1939 through 1979
The New Millennium: 1979 until present