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The Story of the Gerda III | Rescuing Jews During WWII

Westerly Library and Wilcox Park is excited to partner with The Museum of Jewish Heritage: A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh, and the Mystic Seaport to tell this fascinating story from World War II; the story of the boat Gerda III, a Danish lighthouse tender that played a critical role in carrying Jews to safety in Sweden during October of 1943. Viewers will hear survivor accounts, oral histories, and see behind the scenes footage of the vessel. 

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