AAC : Memory in Poland of the rescuers and the rescued from the Holocaust
AbstractDates et lieu : 11-12 juin 2015 – Varsovie, Pologne. Deadline : 2 février 2015. Memory in Poland of the rescuers and the rescued from the Holocaust. On the 30th anniversary of granting the title of the Righteous Among The Nations to Sugihara Chiune, Japanese Consul in Lithuania. In 1940 Sugihara Chiune, Japanese Consul in Lithuania, in cooperation with Dutch Honorary Consul Jan Zwartendijk, issued over 2,500 visas to Polish Jews who in 1939 found refuge in and around Vilnius. Thanks to these ...