Kogan, Abraham

Birth Name Kogan, Abraham
Gender male


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1923 Чернівці Chernivtsi, Буковина, Чернівецька область, Україна  

Event Note

In October 1941, at the beginning of the deportations to Transnistria, Abraham Kogan's father, who was in the timber business, obtained a permit "Autorizatzie" to stay in Czernowitz.
Abraham Kogan and his family survived there in the Czernowitz Ghetto until end of March 1944.
In April, 1945, Abraham Koganet escaped to the Soviet Union by obtaining permission for "repatriation" to Romania, as a former Romanian citizen.
He crossed the border to Iasi, alone, and a month later, the family was reunited in northern Romania, and they moved westward.

Education   Timişoara Temesvár, judeţul Timiş, regiunea de dezvoltare Vest, România Abraham Kogan began studying civil engineering at the Polytechnical University

Event Note

In late 1947, Abraham Kogan temporarily interrupted his studies to emigrate to Palestine.

Event Note

Abraham Kogan resumed his civil engineering studies at the Technion in Haifa.
In 1952, he earned his BSc, and then completed special diploma exams and presentation, earning his Dipl.-Ing., in 1953.

Boat 1947    

Camp   Καράολος Gazimagusa Karakol Karaolos Internment Camps 55-62, Mağusa bölgesi, Κύπρος Kıbrıs Abraham Kogan was interned for almost 1½ years

Marriage     Abraham Kogan married Dola



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