A Mennonite from the U.S. and a French teacher, Lois Gunden rescued many Jewish children in France during the Holocaust.
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Anne-Marie Epaud was a French Gentile who was executed by the Nazis for quenching the thirst of Jewish women at the Auschwitz-Birkenau exermination camp.
When the Nazis rounded up and murdered the Jews of the Stolin ghetto on Rosh Hashanah 1942, they left Jewish hospital staff behind, who were able to escape thanks to Christian friends.
The story of a Christian family in Poland - murdered for sheltering their Jewish friends and neighbors from the Nazis - is a tragic tale of martyrdom, sacrifice, and selfless love.
During the Holocaust, the actions of Elena, Queen Mother of Romania, saved the lives of thousands of Jews, many of them orphaned children.