Tag Archives: Yad Vashem

From Death to Life

Starting Sunday April 7th through Tuesday April 16th, Holland’s Heroes will post a series of photos and articles related to the Holocaust and the creation of the State of Israel.  There will also be specific stories and pictures directly related to the book “Jew Face: A story of love and heroism in Nazi-occupied Holland”.

Picture on the left: Flag of the State of Israel

Picture on the right: Hall of Remembrance in Yad Vashem (Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem)



Pope John Paul II speaking about the Holocaust

March 23, 2000 at Yad Vashem

Never Forget

The Hall of Remembrance at Yad Vashem, the official Holocaust Memorial Museum in Jerusalem, Israel.

The Righteous Among the Dutch

(from left to right: Nardus Groen, Bertus te Kiefte, Geeske te Kiefte, Sipora Groen)

This photograph is taken at Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Jerusalem in 1984.  It was taken on the day that a tree was planted to honor the heroic actions of Lubertus and Geeske te Kiefte.  Their heroic actions are documented in the upcoming book Jew Face.