A nanny from Belarus, Antonina Gordey sheltered a young Jewish girl throughout the Holocaust, until the child could be reunited with her parents at war's end.
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Jacques Muron, a WWI veteran, and his wife Antonia were a French farming couple who sheltered a Jewish couple during the Holocaust, saving their lives.
Tadeusz Gebethner was a Polish soccer player who, during the Holocaust, considered saving Jews his obligation, and who died from wounds suffered while fighting the Nazis during the Warsaw Uprising.
Richard Golz was a pastor and church musician whose efforts to rescue Jews during the Holocaust landed him in a Nazi labor camp.
Kate Lipner acted as the protector and surrogate mother for a family of Jewish children during the Holocaust, even shooting a Gestapo officer who had come to take the children to certain death.