Herschel Balter was born in Ostrowiec, the son of Israel and Perla Leah Balter, and the grandson of Akiva Rosset.
During the Holocaust, Herschel went into hiding with his sister Paula and over 30 others.
Herschel survived the Holocaust and moved to Australia after the war.
An award-winning image: photo of Holocaust survivor Herschel Balter and his eight-year-old granddaughter
The Australian Jewish News