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Reinhold Chrystman

An Evangelical Christian "Chose"

 
 
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By Jerry Klinger, October 15, 2018
1. Reinhold Chrystman Marker
Inscription.  As manager of the Piotrkow Trybunalski Glass Factory, he saved over 700 Jews during the Holocaust while risking his own life.
(Poland 1944)
Memoir of Alina Braun Rindler, A Survivor
Donated by the Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation
 
Erected 2018 by Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation Markers marker series.
 
Location. 43° 36.58′ N, 116° 12.52′ W. Marker is in Boise, Idaho, in Ada County. Marker can be reached from South 8th Street. Located within the Idaho Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial adjacent to the outdoor education center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 777 S 8th Street, Boise ID 83702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Log Cabin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); McClelland (sic) Ferry (about 300 feet away); Wilson Price Hunt Expedition (about 400 feet away); The WPA (Works Project Administration)
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By Jerry Klinger, October 15, 2018
2. Reinhold Chrystman Marker
(about 400 feet away); The Boise Gallery of Art - 1937 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sacajawea and Pomp (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Story of Julia & Tom Davis (approx. mile away); Tom and Julia Davis Homesite (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boise.
 
Regarding Reinhold Chrystman. In times of darkness, choices can be made. Reinhold Chrystman, at great personal risk to himself and his family, saved Jews from the Nazis. His motivation was deeply personal, guided by his Christian faith.
 
Also see . . .  Has Yad Vashem failed? The Search for Reinhold Chrystman And “Choice”. (Submitted on May 28, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida.)
 
Additional keywords. Holocaust Rescue, Nazism, Final Solution,
 
Categories. War, World II
 
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By Jerry Klinger
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By Jerry Klinger, October 15, 2018
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By Jerry Klinger, October 15, 2018
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 21, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 88 times since then. Last updated on May 29, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 21, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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