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A note written by a Christian woman (Maria Dawelec) who saved Tammy Lavee by placing her, at age two and a half, along with this note and a cross, in the backyard of a monastery.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 04971

A note written by a Christian woman (Maria Dawelec) who saved Tammy Lavee by placing her, at age two and a half, along with this note and a cross, in the backyard of a monastery.

Tammy was later taken to an orphanage in Lodz by the Coordination Committee. The note reads: Baptized, Mania and Wanda. Please take care of them.

Date
1939 - 1945
Variant Locale
Zamostye
Photo Designation
RESCUERS & RESCUED -- Poland
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Tamy Lavee
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Record last modified: 2012-03-08 00:00:00
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