zondag 24 februari 2013

Footage of Post-War Purim celebration

Signs of Victory!

1946 - [Rare] Footage of Post-War Purim celebration in Children's Home of Yehoshua and Hennie Birenbaum in Amsterdam, Holland, The Children's Home was located in the Joodse Invalide (which was a well known Jewish institution in the city).

Source: Yad Vashem

Hitler and the Nazies tried to destroy all the Jews, but as Haman at Purim it came upon his own head and on those that worked with him!

A soldier of the Red Army is searching for mortal remains of Adolf Hitler in the garden of the new Reichskanzlei. Note the jerrycans that probably contained the fuel Hitler was burnt with. Berlin, early June 1945.