joseph Gani was born in 1926 and lived with is family in Prevaza which was a town with population of 300 people. His family was a Romaniot desent and his ancestors live in Greece for over a thousand years.
joseph attended a greek public school in preveza. He attended a very religous school the local rabbi would come to the school several hours a week to give religous instructions to the Jewish students. he was also athletic played sports especially soccer and baseball.
joseph is assigned to work at the concentration camp in auschwitz in poland. His job was to take the dead people to the crematoria. in 1944 joseph and other memebers of his crew revolted and took over the guards and blew up the crematoria.