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The Holocaust (1934-1945)
Holocaust survivors share stories, 'enthusiasm for life' with John Carroll students
Holocaust survivors share stories, 'enthusiasm for life' with John Carroll students

"You are the last generation to hear of our suffering and the miracles by which we survived the Holocaust," Halina Silber told a rapt audience of mostly-teenage faces in The John Carroll School's auditorium Tuesday morning. "Many of the Holocaust survivors have already passed away and so, when the rest of us will be gone, we hope that you will keep reminding the world of our past," Silber concluded. The 85-year-old native of Krakow, Poland, who lives in Baltimore, was one of hundreds of Jews rescued by Oskar Schindler, a Nazi businessman memorialized in the movie "Schindler's List." Her witness to the systematic murder of millions of Jews and...

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