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The Little Nurse, 1944

8 year old Róża Maria Goździewska was the youngest nurse to serve with the Polish forces during the ill-fated Warsaw Uprising of August-October 1944. According to her sister, despite her young age, Róża stubbornly insisted in helping out at the insurgents’ hospital located in the basement of No.11, Moniuszki Street. She ended up being allowed

Dutch Jews are rounded up by German authorities in Amsterdam for deportation to concentration and extermination camps in the East.

Dutch Jews are rounded up by German authorities in Amsterdam for deportation to concentration and extermination camps in the East. The first roundup and deportation of Amsterdam’s Jewish population began on 22 February 1941 when the Germans arrested several hundred Jews and deported them to Buchenwald concentration camp and then to Mauthausen concentration camp in