Background Edit

The Testimony of Irene Allon, March 19, 1957 was on file at the Holocaust Memorial at Yad Vashem.

Key Events Edit

Gabriel Allon read his mother's testimony while involved in his search for Erich Radek. It begins:

"I will not tell all the things I saw. I cannot. I owe this much to the dead. I will not tell you all the unspeakable cruelty..."

The rest is in Chapter 16, A Death in Vienna.