Hans Ament is from Vienna Austria. He is four years old and had a family. He had an older brother named Alfred who taugh him to ride his bicycle and play with a wind-up-train. Also the family often spent their summers in the country. After the Holcaust Hans attended the local public school and soon learned French. He was sent to a children's home in Izleua, at the childern's home Hans lived with over 40 Jewish children and several counselors. On April 6, 1944, when Hans was ten years old, the Nazis raided the home. Most of the children and their counslors were sent to the Auschwitz death camp on April 15, where they were murdered in the death camps.