On Sept 17, 2008, Jack celebrated his 85th birthday at his apartment in Rapid City, SD. He was honored by a proclamation from U.S. Senator John Thune of South Dakota.

He shared his story, which is in 15 video segments and has been uploaded on YouTube.

Segment #10 of 15 is where Jack talks about overpowering the Nazi Guard and escaping from Buchenwald.

YouTube Video


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