Category Archives: Humanitarian

At mortal risk to herself, Tina Strobos hid more than 100 Jews in her Amsterdam house

RYE, N.Y. – Tina Strobos, a psychiatry student who joined the Dutch underground during World War II and helped save the lives of more than 100 Jews by giving them refuge on the upper floor of her Amsterdam rowhouse, died

At mortal risk to herself, Tina Strobos hid more than 100 Jews in her Amsterdam house

RYE, N.Y. – Tina Strobos, a psychiatry student who joined the Dutch underground during World War II and helped save the lives of more than 100 Jews by giving them refuge on the upper floor of her Amsterdam rowhouse, died

Auschwitz survivor Kazimierz Smolen, 91, dies on 67th liberation anniversary of concentration camp memorial site he managed

OSWIECIM, Poland – Kazimierz Smolen, a 91-year-old Auschwitz survivor who after World War II became director of the memorial site, has died on the 67th anniversary of its liberation. Smolen died in a hospital in Oswiecim, the southern Polish town

Auschwitz survivor Kazimierz Smolen, 91, dies on 67th liberation anniversary of concentration camp memorial site he managed

OSWIECIM, Poland – Kazimierz Smolen, a 91-year-old Auschwitz survivor who after World War II became director of the memorial site, has died on the 67th anniversary of its liberation. Smolen died in a hospital in Oswiecim, the southern Polish town