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Sir Nicolas Winton (Image via Wikipedia)

The philanthropist became known as the British Schindler

The Holocaust was an unspeakable atrocity responsible for the death and degradation of millions. Even more might have perished if it wasn’t for the bravery of heroes like Sir Nicholas Winton, who led an undertaking to lead hundreds of children safely out of danger from Nazi Germany to safety.

Winton (nee Wertheim) was born in 1909 in Britain to German-Jewish parents who had emigrated just two years before. …


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