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Andre Trocme - May 25, 2009
Huguenot Pastor Andre Trocme led the rescue effort in Le Chambon-sur-Lignon, France, which hid and protected 5,000 Jews. Over 13,000 men and women risked their live to help save hide and transfer J...
Raoul Wallenberg - May 20, 2009
Raoul Wallenberg was a Swedish humanitarian who worked in Budapest, Hungary, during World War II. Between July and December of 1944, he issued protective passports and housed Jews, saving tens of t...
Oskar Schindler's Quest - May 15, 2009
Oskar Schindler was a German industrialist. He gained ownership of an enamelware factory in Kraków from a bankruptcy court. With the help of his German speaking Jewish accountant Itzhak Stern he ob...