Channah Mazansky-Zaidel was born in 1914 and was a one of six Jewish children who moved to Russia during WW1 and moved back after the war. Then lived her grandparents in Lithuania.
Channah got married and had one child in the 1930s. they still were living in Pampenai. On 1939 was the year where Germany invaded Poland.
Germany eventually invaded the Soviet Union. In 1941 Germany overrun Pampenai. Then the Nazi's soldiers were approaching the village. Before the soldiers arrived. Many Jews tried to flew but were caught and stripped naked in the forest and gunned downed.