International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Behind Enemy Lines with Marthe Cohn
On the eve of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, hear the moving story of courage and persistence of French Jewish Spy Marthe Cohn. When the Nazis crossed the border and invaded France in 1940, Marthe and her family fled. She joined the French Army as part of the intelligence service and set out on missions behind enemy lines. Posing as a young German nurse desperate to find her fiancé, Marthe successfully retrieved critical information about German troop movements and reported it to the Allies. Marthe will share this extraordinary story of heroism and bravery firsthand and answer live student questions.
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