Man, only a matter of time before i get sent...there...
He lived in a Italian jewish family, he attended public school, and even though Mussolini came to power, they have managed to live in safety.
He was expelled from school and went to a Jewish school organized in the synagogues.
He hid inside the mountains with his family because Germany controlled Italy leaving the jews vulnerable and after hiding Lelio joined the Liberty partisans group. Though only 12, he joined proud because he can fight in the Italian resistance.