Britain's Secret Schindler: Revealed

Britain's Secret Schindler: Revealed

Series 9

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Summary

Documentary telling the story of Nicholas Winton, a humanitarian who rescued hundreds of Jewish children from German-occupied Czechoslovakia in the run-up to the Second World War. In 1938, a mass evacuation of Jewish families to Prague saw thousands of refugees living in crowded camps with poor living conditions. Hearing of their plight, Winton gained permission to bring children to Britain on the condition that he found a family willing to take on each child.
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