Six Holocaust survivors who were unable to have a bar mitzvah because of being in the camps, and finally had a collective bar mitzvah in Ashkelon, Israel in 2012.
Westerbork, Holland, A group of "Aliyat Hanoar" girls. - Westerbork, Holland, 1942-1943, a personal album of camp commander Albert Konrad Gemmeker.
When I go to the Boston Marathon now, I have wet shoulders....women fall into my arms crying. They're weeping for joy, because running has changed their lives. They feel they can do anything. ~ Katherine Switzer
Genocide of the Pontian Greeks & its Jewish Connection.
Young Holocaust survivors arriving at Atlit, 1945
A photo of Jewish prisoners in 1938. Source: Dachau Memorial Museum
(from "The 32 most powerful images ever taken" article) Prisoner stares with no fear at Heinrich Himmler, one of the chief architects of the holocaust and chief of the gestapo. Photo credits: unknown
Memel, Lithuania, 1939, Children in the Jewish Quarter. Their young lives would come to a horrible and painful end. Very sad.