Harry Bibring was born to Jewish parents in Vienna in 1925, and forced to flee to England when Nazi Germany took over Austria.
Greg Hoare went to meet him, as he shared his story with pupils at Austin Friars School in Carlisle.
A survivor of the holocaust is returning to Cumbria to talk about his experiences.
Ben Helfgott is one of 300 Jewish children who came from Eastern Europe to the Lake District in 1945.
He will be speaking to invited guests at the Lake District Holocaust Project in Windermere Library.