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#HolocaustMemorialDay – Never Before Told Story of Missing Girl on 1st Transport to Auschwitz

Adelka Gross was 17 when she disappeared on the First Transport to Auschwitz. For 70 years her family had no idea what happened to her, until now. >

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Rena’s Promise @HayFestival w/Sarah Crompton of The Telegraph

Wonderful opportunity and brilliant audience at Hay with Sarah Crompton (The Telegraph) about the new edition of Rena’s Promise, and the first Jewish women in Auschwitz.

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70th Anniversary of Liberation after 3 Years in Nazi Death Camps

“They looked like angels.” That is how the soldiers of the 82nd Airborne Division appeared to Rena Kornreich, 70 years ago today. After spending more than three years of her young adult life in Nazi death camps, we can understand … Continue reading

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70th Anniversary Liberation of Ravensbruck

April 30, 1945: 3,000 women are finally liberated from Ravensbruck Women’s Death Camp by the Russian army. A few days earlier (April 27-28) all able bodied women were forced on a death march (for many this was their 2nd march). … Continue reading

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