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To save Jewish children from Nazis this brilliant man hid passports

To save Jewish children from Nazis this brilliant man hid passports


To save Jewish children from Nazis, this brilliant man hid passports in mayo sandwiches

"Frank Foley was a British secret service agent estimated to have saved 10,000 Jews from the Holocaust. In his role as passport control officer he helped ...

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Irene Sendler was head of the children's bureau of Zegota, an underground organization setup to save Jewish children after Poland was invaded by the Nazis.

Major Frank Foley, former British Secret Intelligence Service officer. (photo credit: Wikimedia Commons)

He is a British man that rescued 669 children destined for death camps from Nazis, arranged for them to have homes and smuggled them to Great Britain.

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Wilhelm Adalbert Hosenfeld - German Righteous Among the Nations (awarded in (German Army officer helped to hide or rescue Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland, ...

To save Jewish children from Nazis, this brilliant man hid passports in mayo sandwiches

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In the early days of World War II, Perlasca avoided the draft by working as an import-export agent for the Italian army. He traveled to Zagreb, Belgrade, ...

Raoul Wallenberg, Sweden's special envoy in Budapest between July and December Wallenberg issued protective passports and sheltered Jews in buildings ...

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Elisheva Lernau, a Jewish refugee, stands next to a plaque commemorating Frank Foley at

Irena Sendler was a Polish woman who singlehandedly saved the lives of approximately 2,500 Jewish children during the Holocaust. By comparison, the heroic ...

At only 17, Kate Lipner was hiding Jewish children in World War II France, on high alert for two years, doing her best to stay a step ahead of the Gestapo.

Frank Foley and his deputy Leslie Mitchell in Oslo in 1940

In the following months Perlasca did more than organize the hiding, feeding and transport of thousands of Jews. He came up with a brilliant plan to use an ...

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TIL of Sir Nicholas Winton, the man who single-handedly saved 669 children, most of them Jewish, from the Holocaust.

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As Jews in France tried to flee the Nazi occupation, Harry Bingham, an American diplomat, sped them to safety

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Polish marchers on Polish Independence Day in 2017.

After spending the rest of World War II in Buenos Aires, Bingham (with family, 1953) returned to Connecticut. (Robert Kim Bingham Collection)

Prewar portrait of 2 Belgian Jewish sisters later killed in Auschwitz. Linked is their story & story of their sisters' survival in hiding at a Catholic ...

Raoul Wallenberg - saved one hundred thousand Jews in Nazi-occupied Hungary during the Holocaust by issuing passports. Dissapeared in thought to be killed ...

A member of the Orthodox youth movement, Margot Cohn helped smuggle Jewish children out of France to Palestine during World War II.

Hans Scholl, September February Founding member of the anti-nazi White Rose Group along with his sister Sophie. Bravely opposed the Nazi regime at the ...

Abdol-Hossein Sardari, Bois de Boulogne lake, Paris, 1946

irena-sendler savied approximately 2,500 Jewish children from the nazis

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Most of Bingham's work, such as sheltering refugees, writing travel papers and meeting with escape groups, were not always recorded.

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Karl Lueger, the mayor of Vienna, which used to be Hitler's hometown for a time while he was making his living prior to becoming a German citizen. This man ...


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“If Bingham could find a way of bending the rules, of being accommodating to somebody who wanted to get out, he did that.” (USHMM, Courtesy of Joseph ...

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Francis (Frank) Foley, the third of six children of Andrew Wood Foley and his wife, Isabella Turnbull, was born in Highbridge, Somerset, on 24th November ...

State Department files show that Bingham issued dozens of visas daily. (USHMM, Courtesy of Joseph Schachter)

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Posing as a Spanish ambassador in Hungary, Giorgio Perlasca risked his life to save 5218 Jews from deportation to Nazi death camps.

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To save Jewish children from Nazis, this brilliant man hid passports in mayo sandwiches

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Foley: The Spy Who Saved 10, 000 Jews: Michael Smith: 9780340766033: Amazon.com: Books

The tortuous route to apprehending the Holocaust's chief henchman was full of surprises. No one could believe what squalor Eichmann lived in, ...

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The black-and-white photo features my mother and me in Iran in the mid-1980s. Iran printed the word “Jew” next to our names on our passports.

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Perlasca once noticed some Nazi soldiers leading a group of Jews to their execution. Using his bold air of authority, he insisted that the soldiers release ...

Miep Gies (born 15 February 1909), is one of the Dutch citizens who hid Anne Frank and her family from the Nazis during World War II.

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The man said that he had never been to Israel before. But decades ago, his grandmother used to tell that God spread Jewish people across the globe and that, ...

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Children posing for a photo in hats that read “Exodus 1947” in a displaced persons camp in Germany, September 1947. Photo by Robert Gary

Leonore Goldschmidt was a Jewish teacher with eleven years of teaching experience when she was forced to leave her profession. In April 1933, a law in Nazi ...

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Self-Portrait with Jewish Passport (Photo by Felix Nussbaum, Courtesy Jewish Museum in Paris)