This day in history

Texts on major events related to World War II and the Holocaust 

A text based on a document by Dr. Ludwig Hershfeld, a Polish Jewish microbiologist and serologist who tried to stop the development of the typhus epidemic in the Warsaw ghetto.

On the occasion of Women's Day, we would like to pay tribute to the women who influenced the course of history. This year, we focused on Eva Gabriele Reichmann who dedicated her life and career to preserving the past and changing the course of history.

A text based on an anonymous woman's testimony about the Netherlands invasion and the extermination of the Dutch Jews.

A text based on Mrs. Gertrude Deak's testimony about Hungary's invasion and the extermination of the Hungarian Jews.

 The Vrba-Wetzler Report describes two young Slovak Jews who fled the Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camp on April 7, 1944.

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