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View of the La Guespy children's home in Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 83597

View of 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.

Date
October 1941
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Elizabeth Kaufmann Koenig
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Record last modified: 2000-07-03 00:00:00
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