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Irena Sendler -(15 February 1910–12 May 2008) was a Polish Catholic social worker who served in the Polish Underground and the Żegotaresistance organization in German-occupied Warsaw during World War II. Assisted by some two dozen other Żegota members, Sendler smuggled 2,500 Jewish children out of the Warsaw Ghetto and then provided them with false identity documents and with housing outside the Ghetto, thereby saving those children from being killed in the Holocaust.

Remember this lady?Irena Sendler Died: May 2008 (aged in Warsaw, Poland During WWII, Irena, got permission to work in the Warsaw ghetto, as a Plumbing/Sewer specialist. She had an ulterior motive. Irena smuggled Jewish infants out in the bottom of […]

Irena Sendler. Salvó a 2 500 niños del Gueto de Varsovia. Heroína de la 2a guerra mundial.

Muere Irena Sendler

Irena Sendler A 98 year-old Polish woman named Irena Sendler died in During WWII, Irena worked in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumbing/sewer specialist. Irena smuggled Jewish children out

This is Irina Sebrova, a Soviet pilot in the second world war.
She was the leader of the Night Witches, an all-female bombers regiment.

"Katya Budanova (Катя Буданова), was a fighter pilot in the Soviet Air Force during World War II. With 11 air victories, she was one of the world's two female fighter aces along with Lydia Litvyak." She chose fighter ace over fashion model, apparently.

Justice for a killer: Rudolph Hoss's sentence being carried out at Auschwitz, on April 16, 1947

The Nazi Hunter: Remarkable story of the Jewish refugee responsible for tracking down the Auschwitz commandant who slaughtered 3million people

La Morte Rudolf Höss the commandant of the Auschwitz concentration camp, is hanged next to the crematorium at the camp on 16 April, 1947 -

Oct. 9, 1974. Czech-born (1908) German businessman Oskar Schindler, credited with saving about 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust, dies in Frankfurt, West Germany. At his request, he was buried in Jerusalem.

Czech-born German businessman Oskar Schindler, credited with saving about Jews during the Holocaust, dies in Frankfurt, West Germany. At his request, he was buried in Jerusalem. This is awful.

George Smith Patton, Jr. (November 11, 1885 – December 21, 1945) was an officer in the United States Army best known for his leadership as a general during World War II. He commanded corps and armies in North Africa, Sicily, and the European Theater of Operations. In 1944, Patton assumed command of the U.S. Third Army, which under his leadership advanced farther, captured more enemy prisoners, and liberated more territory in less time than any other army in history.

Compared to war all other forms of human endeavor shrink to insignificance. God help me, I do love it so!" - General George Patton Jr Not war but Patton I find interesting

IRENA SENDLER (1910-2008) - a true hero who saved 2,500 children. Irena was a nurse / social worker who served in the Polish Underground during World War II. She smuggled 2,500 children out of the Warsaw Ghetto and then provided them with false identity documents and with housing outside the Ghetto. She said, “Every child saved with my help is the justification of my existence on this Earth, and not a title to glory.”

Irena Sendler was a Polish Catholic social worker. During World War II, she was a member of the Polish Underground. She helped save Jewish children.

Oscar Schindler  http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oskar_Schindler#section_3

Oskar Schindler was an ethnic German industrialist, German spy, and member of the Nazi party who is credited with saving the lives of Jews during the Holocaust by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories

Dorothy Hodgkin -

Dorothy Mary Hodgkin, OM, FRS May 1910 – 29 July née Crowfoot, was a British biochemist, credited with the development of protein crystallography. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in

Corrie Ten Boom - missionary

Christ is Deeper Still

Corrie Ten Boom helped many Jews escape the Nazi Holocaust during World War II and wrote her most famous book The Hiding Place about the ordeal.

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