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In Nazi-occupied Poland, Chavka Folman Raban smuggled Jews in and out of ghettos and posed as Catholic to gain intelligence. Women In History, World History, Great Women, Amazing Women, Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Brave Women, Interesting History, Before Us, World War Two

Death of a Warsaw Ghetto heroine

Chavka Folman Raban, one of the last if not the last of the Warsaw Ghetto heroines died Thursday Jan 9th 2014, only three months before her 90th birthday. Folman Raban was one of the legendary couriers, who in addition to engaging in resistance operations against the Nazis, smuggled false documents and newspapers, money, jewels, food and weapons into and out of the ghetto.

Joe Heydecker A child playing a violin in a ghetto street Warsaw, Poland, February 1941 [From the Réunion des Musées Nationaux] Jewish History, World History, Warsaw Ghetto, Warsaw Poland, Poland Ww2, Boys Playing, Second World, World War Two, Historical Photos

Victories have many father, catastrophes are orphans.

m3zzaluna: “ a jewish boy playing a violin to support himself in the warsaw ghetto, poland, february 1941 photo by galerie bilderwelt and joe j. heydecker ”

On 2 October Ludwig Fischer, Governor of the Warsaw District in the occupied General Government of Poland, signed the order to officially create a Jewish district (ghetto) in Warsaw. It was to become the largest ghetto in Nazi-occupied Europe. Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Fukushima, Jewish Ghetto, Warsaw Uprising, Historia Universal, Cultura General, Jewish History, Jolie Photo

Wiadomości Warszawa. Wydarzenia i aktualności z ostatniej chwili – WP WawaLove

Te zdjęcia wykonał niemiecki żołnierz, radiooperator i fotograf - Willy Georg. Podczas swojego pobytu w Warszawie latem 1941 roku zakradł się potajemnie do getta i wykonał zdjęcia aparatem "Leica". Mimo aresztowania, udało mu się ukryć aż cztery klisze, dzięki czemu zdjęcia przetrwały i możemy je dzisiaj oglądać. Te fotografie to niezwykłe i smutne świadectwo trudnej historii naszego miasta. Wszystkie zdjęcia zostały zamieszczone na stronie bigpicture.ru. Zobacz także: UFO nad powstaniem w…

Tema Sznajderman, Member of the Żydowska Organizacja Bojowa, or Jewish Combat Organization, Armed Anti-fascist Resisters in the Warsaw Ghetto Uncredited and Undated Photograph Tema Sznajderman was killed in the Warsaw Ghetto. Women In History, World History, World War Ii, Warsaw Ghetto, Jewish History, People Of Interest, Second World, Change The World, Historical Photos

Tema Sznajderman

The real heroes of the Holocaust period are mostly those who did not survive, remained little known and had no myths built around them. One such person was Tema Sznajderman, also known by her Aryan name of Wanda Majewska, one of the first couriers and an especially brave one.

lauramcphee: Warsaw Uprising: Girl with a mirror after air raid at Złota street, Sept 1944 (Eugeniusz Lokajski) via polish-vintage Air Raid, Vintage Photography, Street Photography, Warsaw Uprising, Warsaw Ghetto, Women In History, World War Two, Historical Photos, Old Photos

Chemin faisant

polish-vintage: “ September 1944. Warsaw Uprising: Girl with a mirror after air raid at Złota street near Zgoda street.Photo by Eugeniusz Lokajski ”

The first of Ha-Shomer ha-Zai'r's leadership to answer the call was the last to fall: Tosia (Taube) Altmann a leader of the Jewish underground and organizer of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, died in the hands of the Gestapo on May Institution: Moreshet Women In History, World History, Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Holocaust Memorial Day, Unsung Hero, Brave Women, Persecution, Still Image, World War Two

Tosia (Taube) Altman | Jewish Women's Archive

The first of Ha-Shomer ha-Zai'r's leadership to answer the call was the last to fall: Tosia (Taube) Altmann (1918-1943), a leader of the Jewish underground and organizer of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, died in the hands of the Gestapo on May 26, 1943. Institution: Moreshet

Vladka (Fagele) Peltel Meed is the only Holocaust survivor of her family, most… Women In History, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, History Class, Warsaw Ghetto, Holocaust Survivors, Lest We Forget, Old Photos

Vladka (Fagele) Peltel Meed is the only Holocaust survivor of her family, most of whom perished in the gas chambers... Since she was fair-skinned, she managed to escape from the ghetto as an "Aryan" and began to work for the resistance as a liaison to people still in the ghetto...she smuggled weapons to the Warsaw Ghetto. She also smuggled Jews out of the ghetto and found hiding places for them.

On 2 October Ludwig Fischer, Governor of the Warsaw District in the occupied General Government of Poland, signed the order to officially create a Jewish district (ghetto) in Warsaw. It was to become the largest ghetto in Nazi-occupied Europe. Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Fukushima, Warsaw Ghetto, Warsaw Poland, Rare Historical Photos, Historia Universal, Jewish History, Ww2 History

Wiadomości Warszawa. Wydarzenia i aktualności z ostatniej chwili – WP WawaLove

Te zdjęcia wykonał niemiecki żołnierz, radiooperator i fotograf - Willy Georg. Podczas swojego pobytu w Warszawie latem 1941 roku zakradł się potajemnie do getta i wykonał zdjęcia aparatem "Leica". Mimo aresztowania, udało mu się ukryć aż cztery klisze, dzięki czemu zdjęcia przetrwały i możemy je dzisiaj oglądać. Te fotografie to niezwykłe i smutne świadectwo trudnej historii naszego miasta. Wszystkie zdjęcia zostały zamieszczone na stronie bigpicture.ru. Zobacz także: UFO nad powstaniem w…