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DESCRIPTIONHolocaust Heroes. By: Ellen Goding. Varian Fry. Berlin Germany saw cruelty first hand Raised money http://france.usembassy.gov/uploads/lt/2P/lt2PFkGJ7oyoUL79536osg/fry.jpg. Beginning of Varian Fry. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Holocaust HeroesBy: Ellen Goding
Varian FryBerlin Germany saw cruelty first hand
Beginning of Varian FryKnew nothing about what he was getting into
QuoteI stayed there because the refuges needed me. But it took courage and courage is a quality that I hadn't previously thought I possessed.
Varian FryUnorthodox methods
French recommended expulsionSaid it was hurting relationship with U.S.
Varian FryDied with out recognitionNot recognize until after deathFirst American to receive Israel's highest honor for rescuers
Oskar SchindlerFirst impression usurping German industrialist
Oskar SchindlerThen used his money to help the jews in his factory
QuoteBeyond this day, no thinking person could fail to see what happened, I was now resigned to do everything in my power to defeat the system
Oskar SchindlerSchindler intervened with SS officers so Jews would not get hurtChanged records to make them essential for war craft
Oskar SchindlerFirst year of factory 300 workers 150 Jews forced to labor later 1,700 workers 1,000 of those were Jews forced to labor