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The amazing Irene Sendler... She died at 98 in 2008, she saved a great many babies and young children during the holocaust. Read her story...

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Irena Sendler (or Irena Sendlerowa in Poland) was a Polish nurse and social worker. She served in the Polish underground (Polish resistance movement) during WWII and was head of the childrens section of Żegota, a clandestine Polish rescue organisation.

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“He who changes one person, changes the world entire”. This web site shares the legacy and life of Irena Sendler, plus her 'discovery' for the world. Few had heard of Irena Sendlerowa  in 1999, now after 305 presentations of Life in a Jar, a web site with huge usage and world-wide media attention, Irena is known to the world. http://www.irenasendler.org

from Mail Online

'Female Schindler' who saved 2,500 Jewish children, has died aged 98

The 'female Schindler' who saved 2,500 Jewish children but died wishing she'd rescued more--Irena Sendler

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from Le Chaim (on the right)

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler: A WWII Hero's Story

Irena Sendlerowa - saved thousands of Jewish children from the Warsaw ghetto during WWII.

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Downright sickening disgust by our society in NOT honoring the heroism of Irena - a lady living out humility with a humble <3

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Irene Sendler, the 97-year-old Polish woman who saved 2,500 Jewish children during the holocaust. Bravo sweet lady!

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