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Jewish youth who are living at the La Guespy refugee home in Le Chambon, pose in the snow.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 83599

Jewish youth who are living at the La Guespy refugee home in Le Chambon, pose in the snow.

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.

Date
Circa 1941
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Elizabeth Kaufmann Koenig
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Record last modified: 2004-11-02 00:00:00
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