Adolf Burger (born 12 August 1917, Kakaslomnic (aka Nagy-Lomnicz, German: Großlomnitz, Slovak: Veľká Lomnica, Comitate of Szepes, Kingdom of Hungary, Austro-Hungarian Empire) is a Jewish Slovak typographer, memoir writer, and Holocaust survivor involved in Operation Bernhard. The film The Counterfeiters, based largely on his memoirs, won the 2007 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
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