Boris III of Bulgaria was the only national leader in Europe to save his entire Jewish population during the Holocaust. Boris defied Hitler refusing multiple times to deliver his Jewish citizens beyond the borders of his kingdom.
Rabbi Moshe Hegerman, the Rabbi of Olkusz in Poland. Brought to the town square for execution, he asked to be allowed to say Kaddish for his slain brethren. The soldiers laughed while watching him pray and then killed him.
Soon after liberation, surviving children of the Auschwitz camp walk out of the children's barracks. Poland, after January — US Holocaust Memorial Museum Auschwitz was known as the most morbid of the camps - No one came out alive.
Haunting smile of girl facing the Holocaust: How Hitler's PERSONAL photographer captured for history the plight of the Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland
Oskar Schindler was an ethnic German industrialist, German spy, and member of the Nazi party who is credited with saving the lives of Jews during the Holocaust by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories
Lodz, Poland, Young Jewish women in the ghetto. Stats say that 2 out of every 3 were gassed/murdered/died in the holocaust. Of this group, 1 may have survived. There is no record by name for these 4 young women
Irene Sendler, the Polish woman who saved Jewish children during the holocaust. God bless her she's my hero. she may not be American but she is a hero that should always be remembered forevermore. She a HERO to the world