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Schokoladefabrik Lindt & Sprüngli, 1941.

Die Stimme der Schweiz

Schokoladefabrik Lindt & Sprüngli, 1941.

The last king of Italy - Umberto II reigning for only 33 days and he was known as the "May King". He married Princess Maria Jose of Belgium. King Vittorio Emanuele III abdicated in favor of Umberto II in an effort to save the Italian kingdom after WW II but a referendum removed Umberto II though the vote was highly controversial, very close. Umberto II lived the rest of his life in exile, he never set foot in his native land again. He died in 1983 in Switzerland.

The last king of Italy - Umberto II reigning for only 33 days and he was known as the "May King". He married Princess Maria Jose of Belgium. King Vittorio Emanuele III abdicated in favor of Umberto II in an effort to save the Italian kingdom after WW II

Starting in October 1943, Marianne Cohen, a member of the French Resistance, smuggled groups of children to Switzerland until she was arrested in May 1944, with a group of 28 children. The Jewish members of the underground planned to rescue her but she refused, lest her escape endanger the children. The children were rescued, but Marianne Cohn was kidnapped by members of the special services from Lyon on July 3, 1944, severely tortured and murdered in Ville la Grand, near Annemasse.

Marianne Cohn, member of the Mouvement de la Jeunesse Sioniste and Jewish French resistant, also involved in the rescue of Jewish children and young people. In May, she was arrested along with 28 Jewish children under her care and interned.

"I am not ashamed of the court's verdict. On the contrary, I am proud to have saved the lives of hundreds of oppressed people. My assistance to Jews was rooted in my Christian world outlook… It was basically a question of saving human lives threatened with death. How could I then seriously consider bureaucratic schemes and calculations? " Paul Grüninger, Swiss border policeman who illegally allowed 3,600 desperate Jews entry to Switzerland. Lost his job and pension, died in poverty.

Paul Grueninger - "It was basically a question of saving human lives threatened with death. How could I then seriously consider bureaucratic schemes and calcu.

Schweizer Luftwaffe Messerschmitt Bf 109G-6 J-704 Mtt built, W.Nr. 163 245 “RQ+BI”

Schweizer Luftwaffe Messerschmitt Bf 109G-6 J-704 Mtt built, W.Nr. 163 245 “RQ+BI”

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Watch full-length episodes of PBS documentary series FRONTLINE for free. The Vaccine War - Inside the raging debate: parents' right to make choices versus the needs of a community.

During an attempt to land in Switzerland, Siegfried HENNING of Stab III./JG 3 crashed his Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-14 (W.Nr. 262818) in a water ditch near Affeltrangen, Thurgau, on 17 December 1944. THe plane was incorporated into Fl.Kp. (Fligerkompanie) 7, Flugwaffe (Swiss Air Force) as "J-714"

During an attempt to land in Switzerland, Siegfried Henning Stab III.

Otto Frank and his second wife Elfriede looking at an album of photos of Anne. This photo was taken in 1979 in Basel (Switzerland). Elfriede, known as ‘Fritzi’, lost her husband and her son in the Holocaust. She and her daughter survived the concentration camps.  Otto Frank and Fritzi Markovits are married on 10 November 1953.

♥ Otto Frank and his second wife in Basel (Switzerland). Elfriede, known as ‘Fritzi’, lost her husband and her son in the Holocaust. She and her daughter survived the concentration camps. Otto Frank and Fritzi Markovits are married on 10 November

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Marianne Cohen was a member of a Jewish resistance group who was caught in May 1944 while smuggling children to Switzerland. She was brutally tortured but did not give away the names of her superiors. In July 1944 Marianne was executed by the Germans. The children were saved. #WomensDay #wmnhist

Marianne Cohen was a member of a Jewish resistance group who was caught in May 1944 while smuggling children to Switzerland. She was brutally tortured but did not give away the names of her superiors. In July 1944 Marianne was executed by the Germans.

A Swiss Bf-109E-3. Neutral Switzerland operated many 109's during and after World War 2.

A Swiss Messerschmitt Neutral Switzerland operated many Bf during and after World War II.

"White doves" by Michael Pendry, Holy Ghost Church, Munich - Germany

allthingseurope: “ "White doves" by Michael Pendry, Holy Ghost Church, Munich (by M_Strasser) ” Such a beautiful moment.

The short or little "crocodile" De 6/6 # 15301, built in 1925 for the Seetalbahn line Lucerne-Lenzburg-Wildegg of the SBB, with a short charter train on the Reuss bridge near Turgi, with the larger Aare river on the right and a WW II bunker where the two rivers are joining. The locomotive is owned and operated by association "Seetalkrokodil 15301" and based in the Bahnpark Brugg (AG). The two standard cars type A II and B I belong to association "Mikado 1244" in Brugg.

The short or little "crocodile" De 6/6 # 15301, built in 1925 for the Seetalbahn line Lucerne-Lenzburg-Wildegg of the SBB, with a short charter train on the Reuss bridge near Turgi, with the larger Aare river on the right and a WW II bunker where the two rivers are joining. The locomotive is owned and operated by association "Seetalkrokodil 15301" and based in the Bahnpark Brugg (AG). The two standard cars type A II and B I belong to association "Mikado 1244" in Brugg.

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