#Holocaust Memorial Day

28 of our year six pupils attended to remember those affected and were both moved and honoured to attend. They showed exemplary behaviour whilst listening to Werner Conn who was himself evacuated as part of the Kindertransport when he was only 11 years of age. He talked in detail of his experience including never seeing his parents or brother again and discovering they had died in concentration camps.

It was an excellent event has been filmed to appear on the synagogue page and was also advertised on Radio Wave.

Read more at these links…

https://www.hmd.org.uk/what-is-holocaust-memorial-day

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/holocaust-memorial-day-2019-kindertransport-jewish-children-rescued-nazis-second-world-war-a8745676.html

 

 

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