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Juliette Usach poses with a group of Jewish youth who are living at the La Guespy children's home in Le Chambon-sur Lignon.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 83598

Juliette Usach poses with a group of Jewish youth who are living at the La Guespy children's home in Le Chambon-sur Lignon.

This is one photo from an album presented to Elizabeth Kaufmann prior to her departure from the La Guespy refugee home in Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.

Founded in 1941 by the Secours Suisse aux enfants and run by Juliette Usach, the La Guespy children's home provided shelter to a number of Jewish and non-Jewish refugee children who were living in Le Chambon-sur-Lignon during the Nazi occupation.

Among those pictured are Jean Nallet (back row with glasses), Joseph Atlas (back row, third from the left), Victor Atlas (back row, right), Manfred Goldberger and Juliette Usach.

Date
1941
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Elizabeth Kaufmann Koenig
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Record last modified: 2013-03-19 00:00:00
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