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From: Ken McVay 
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Subject: Holocaust Calendar: September 11
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1941

Police Regiment South reports shooting 1,548 Jews. (Browning, 17)

1944

Jews in the town of Sarmas in Transylvania are rounded up
and confined in a small ghetto by Hungarian authorities.
Their homes are pillages the next day. On September 17,
after being deprived of food and water, 126 Jews are beaten
and then executed by Hungarian gendarmes. The children are
buried alive with their parents. (USHMM 1994, 59)



                         Work Cited
                              
                              
Browning, Christopher R. Ordinary Men: Reserve Police
   Battalion 101 and the Final Solution in Poland. New York: HarperCollins, 1992

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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