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June 9

1938

The Munich synagogue is destroyed. (Ruerup, 112)

1944

Hannah Szenes crosses the border from Yugoslavia into
Germanoccupied Hungary. (USHMM 1994, 45)

President Roosevelt announces that the United States will
accept one thousand refugees from Italy. They are brought
to the United States in early August outside of regular
immigration procedures, and placed in an "emergency refugee
shelter" established at Fort Ontario near Oswego, New York.
There they remain for the duration of the war. (USHMM 1994, 45)


                         Work Cited

Ruerup, Reinhard, Ed., trans. By Werner T. Angress. Topography of
   Terror. Berliner Festspiele GmbH, Berlin: 1987
                              
USHMM (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum). Fifty
   Years Ago: Darkness Before Dawn: Days of Remembrance, April
   3-10, 1994. Washington, D.C.: 1994

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