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History 333: The Holocaust: History and Memory of the Nazi Genocide

Guide to support History 333: The Holocaust: History and Memory of the Nazi Genocide taught by Anika Walke (Spring 2014)

Le Chambon-sur-Lignon

French village of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon (population 5,000) and the villages on the surrounding plateau (population 24,000) provided refuge for an estimated 5,000 people -  many of whom were children.

Family Camps

Members of the Bielski Family Camp in the Naliboki Forest

Insisting that rescue and resistance go together, Tuvia Bielksi never turned away any Jew, young or old, healthy or in need of medical attention.

Kindertransport

The Kindertransport was a rescue mission that took place during the nine months prior to the outbreak of WWll.

Partisans of Vilna/Fareynikte Partizaner Organizatsye

The FPO  was a Jewish organization based in the Vilna Ghetto that organized armed resistance.