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remember the story in Yaffa Eliach’s “Chassidic Tales of the Holocaust” of the Bluzhover Rebbe lighting the Chanukah light in Bergen Belsen. It was after a selection and the live skeletons gathered near the pile of newly massacred. The story, as the photo below, is testament to the strength of the human spirit and the strength of the Jewish people

Known as the Tower of Faces this three-story tower displays photographs from the Yaffa Eliach Shtetl Collection. Taken between 1890 and 1941 in Eishishok, a small town in what is now Lithuania, they describe a vibrant Jewish community that existed for 900 years. In 1941, an SS mobile killing squad entered the village and within two days massacred the entire Jewish population. At the Ntl. Holocaust Museum in DC. Incredible to see in person.

Prewar portrait of two Belgian Jewish sisters who later were killed in Auschwitz. Linked is their story and the story of their sisters' survival in hiding at a Catholic convent.

Felice Rahel Schragenheim was a Jewish resistance fighter during World War II. She is known for her tragic love story with Lilly Wust and death during a march from Gross-Rosen concentration camp to Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in Germany or, not later than, March 1945 in Bergen-Belsen.

Anne Frank a victim of the Jewish Holocaust, yet she lived with a beautiful heart and soul.

"The heaviest weight of all: to see that no one needs me, to know, to think, I'll fade into nothingness like smoke." December 23, 1941. -- This was one of 57 poems written by Selma Meerbaum-Eisinger during the Holocaust. Selma died of typhus at age 18 in 1942. Her words endure and we remember her. Read her moving story

"March of the Living" People sit on the rail of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp, in Oswiecim, as they take part in the annual "March of the Living". The annual March of the Living, which commemorates the six million Jews killed during the Holocaust, was launched in 1988, drawing thousands of people from around the world, including Jewish youths and elderly Holocaust survivors.

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In Remembrance of the Holocaust

Holocaust remembrance day.

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Holocaust survivors -- Never forget.

This Korean War veteran and quadruple amputee defied doubters and married his sweetheart in the 1950s. A truly inspiring story!

The History Place - Holocaust Timeline: Massacre at Babi Yar included this child.

An elderly Jewish woman stands on the loading ramp at Auschwitz Concentration Camp near Oswiecim, Poland, 1943/1944. Photo: Deutsche Fotothek / Archive - NO WIRE SERVICE

Suzanne Kraika Cimetière du Père Lachaise Remember Suzanne Kraika Jewish princess, Auschwitz martyre 26 novembre 1943 (she was 20)

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Auschwitz II-Birkenau 1944. Hungarian Jewish women selected as able bodied at the BIIc sector of the camp. B&W original and colour interpretation by https://twitter.com/ColoredHistory