During the years of the Nazi occupation of Lithuania a German Sergeant Anton Schmid disobeyed his superior officers and saved 250 Jewish men, women, and children from extermination in Nazi death camps by hiding them, supplying them with false ID papers and helping them escape. On 13. April 1942, he was executed by the Nazis ...

With daring and commitment Berthold Beitz stood out against the Holocaust and protected the employees of his company in Boryslaw, Poland, from being sent to the death camps.He put concerns for his own survival in the background and decided to act.

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