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Apr 07, 1944

2 Jewish Inmates Escape Auschwitz

Two Jewish inmates escaped from Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp and made it safely to Slovakia. One of them, Rudolf Vrba, submitted a report to the Papal Nuncio in Slovakia, which was forwarded to the Vatican.

Theater:  European Theater

ItemType:  Event

Source:  ww2db

Date Added: 2010-04-07

Tags: Holocaust, Concentration camp, Jews, Jewish, Auschwitz, Birkenau, Vatican, Slovakia

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