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Children of the Kindertransport

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, April 27, 2018
1. Children of the Kindertransport Marker
Inscription.  
In gratitude to the people of Britain for saving the lives of 10,000 unaccompanied mainly Jewish children who fled from Nazi persecution in 1938 and 1939.

“Whosoever rescues a single soul is credited as though they had saved the whole world.”     Talmud

Dedicated by
Association of Jewish Refugees
Central British Fund for World Jewish Relief
2006

 
Erected 2006 by Association of Jewish Refugees, Central British Fund for World Jewish Relief.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work.
 
Location. 51° 31.059′ N, 0° 4.953′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is at the intersection of Liverpool Street and Old Broad Street, on the right when traveling west on Liverpool Street. Located in front of Liverpool Street Sataion. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25, The Concourse, City of London, England EC2M 7PR, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hope Square (a few steps from this marker); First Bethlehem Hospital (within
Children of the Kindertransport Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 27, 2018
2. Children of the Kindertransport Marker
shouting distance of this marker); St. Botolph-without-Bishopsgate (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); London Troops War Memorial (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Royal Exchange Forecourt (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Royal Exchange Jubilee Walkway (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Wellington (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); East India Arms (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
 
Also see . . .  Kindertransport. (Submitted on May 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Additional keywords. Holocaust
 
Children of the Kindertransport Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 27, 2018
3. Children of the Kindertransport Marker
Children of the Kindertransport Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 27, 2018
4. Children of the Kindertransport Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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