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41. “Besa”  
“Besa” Rescue as a Matter of Honor “Our parents were devout Muslims and believed, as we do, that ‘every knock on the door is a blessing from God.’ We never took any money from our Jewish guests.…  
42. The Ghetto Pharmacy  
The Ghetto Pharmacy A Place to Get Relief “I followed my parents’ example, which was that people should be treated with kindness, that we should see a brother in every human being, and that, if…  
43. Memorial Center  
 
44. Nelli Gordon  
Nelli Gordon survived a mass execution on October 14, 1941. Over two days, SS and police units murdered more than 10,000 Jews from the Ukrainian city of Dnepropetrovsk (Dnipro) by shooting them at…  
45. San Gioacchino  
San Gioacchino Walled-In in the Church The attic of the San Gioacchino church in Rome served as a hiding place for seven months. Many people were at risk once German troops occupied Rome in…  
46. Eugen Herman  
Eugen Herman Disguised as a Hitler Youth “I was happy to have something to do instead of just twiddling my thumbs all day. … Over the course of time we sent thousands of chain letters throughout…  
47. Jānis Lipke  
Jānis Lipke Save as Many as Possible “After the horrible massacres to the Jews in late November and early December 1941, I realized that the Nazis pursued the goal to destroy the Jews as a whole…  
48. Technical_Guidelines.pdf  
Technical Guidelines Silent Heroes Memorial Center ONLINE SEMINARS SUMMARY The Silent Heroes Memorial Center offers online seminars for a range of participants. Seminars can be targeted at school…  
49. Escape Assistance  
As of 1941 it was virtually impossible to leave Germany and its allied and occupied countries legally. Europe’s borders were sealed and heavily guarded. Brave people helped Jews escape. The most…  
50. Sustenance  
Looking after the needs of those in hiding was difficult. Food, clothing, and heating fuel were rationed on account of the war and could only be obtained with ration coupons. Those in hiding had to…  
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