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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schindlerjuden

The Schindlerjuden, literally translated as "Schindler's Jews", were roughly 1,100 Jews who were saved by Oskar Schindler during the Holocaust. They survived the years of Nazi regime primarily through the intervention of Schindler who found them protected status as industrial workers at his enamelware factory in Krakow ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oskar_Schindler

He is the subject of the 1982 novel Schindler's Ark and its 1993 film adaptation, Schindler's List, which reflected his life as an opportunist initially motivated by profit, who came to show extraordinary initiative, tenacity, and dedication to save the lives of his Jewish employees. Schindler grew up in Zwittau, Moravia, and ...

auschwitz.dk/schindlerslist.htm

Schindlers list, The story of Oscar Schindler. ... of Oscar Schindler`s factory DEF, a close friend and perhaps the real brains behind the ultimate triumph: giving the Schindler-Jews a second chance at life. ..... "One day this beautiful, gorgeous man shows up with a piece of paper, and he says: Saved, no digging anymore.

www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/schindler-s-list

In 2000, the original list of Jewish employees drawn up by Oskar Schindler to save them from the Nazis was discovered in a suitcase full of papers left to a German couple. The couple, relatives of close friends of Schindler, found the list of 1,200 workers among other papers which deal mainly with Schindler's life after World ...

www.jewishgen.org/databases/Holocaust/0126_Schindlers-lists.html

Background. The city of Kraków, located in southern Poland, was once the royal capital of the kingdom. About 60,000 Jews lived there in 1939 out of a population of 250,000 people. Most of the Jews resided in the old historical section of Kazimierz. The Germans occupied the city on September 6, 1939. Shortly thereafter ...

www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005787

One of his assistants drew several versions of a list of up to 1,200 Jewish prisoners needed to work in the new factory. These lists came ... In 1993, Yad Vashem awarded Oskar and Emilie Schindler the title "Righteous Among the Nations" in recognition of their efforts to save Jews during the Holocaust at great personal risk.

www.ushmm.org/online/hsv/source_view.php?SourceId=31130

"SCHINDLER'S LIST" NAME INDEX WITH LINE AND LIST NUMBER : USHMM REGISTRY GR0306, USHMM ARCHIVES RG-20.003*01 / indexed by the Registry (ID: 31130). Authorship or Source: Benjamin and Vladka Meed Registry of Jewish Holocaust Survivors. Year: [2004?] Title or Main Description: " SCHINDLER'S ...

www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Letters-to-Oskar-Schindler-from-Jews-he-saved-to-be-auctioned-513887

Nov 10, 2017 ... His actions were recounted in the Oscar-winning Steven Spielberg film “ Schindler's list.” “Although I never actually met you, it is an honor and privilege, as a spiritual heir to those whom you saved, to wish you a very happy and healthy birthday,” one of the letters reads, according to the Daily Mail. “I was very  ...

www.tribune242.com/news/2012/mar/28/survivor-of-the-holocaust-tells-how-schindler

Mar 28, 2012 ... testimonial letter at the end of the war from the 1200 men and women saved from the Holocaust by Oskar Schindler. #By LARRY SMITH. #Today, there are more than 8,500 living descendants of the Jews who were on Schindler's "list of life" during the Second World War. In all probability, none of them ...