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3.00 pm

Fighting back: Jewish refugees in the British Armed Forces

18 June @ 3.00 pm - 4.00 pm
£6.50 – £8.50
Documentation and photograph of F S Mercer - male in army uniform

During the Second World War thousands of Jewish refugees from Nazi-occupied Europe decided to join the fight against fascism. Initially serving in the Pioneer Corps, a labour battalion, many later moved to fighting units despite the inherent risks of returning to the countries they had escaped from. This talk is centred on the contribution of […]

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