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13th July 2013

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Irena Sendler got permission to work in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumber. She courageously smuggled babies in her tool box and carried larger children in her sack. She also trained her dog to bark when the Nazi soldiers were near, which muffled the sounds of the crying children. She helped save more than 2,500 children & was eventually caught & tortured.

…and when she was nominated for a Noble Peace Prize, Al Gore won it instead.

Irena Sendler got permission to work in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumber. She courageously smuggled babies in her tool box and carried larger children in her sack. She also trained her dog to bark when the Nazi soldiers were near, which muffled the sounds of the crying children. She helped save more than 2,500 children & was eventually caught & tortured.

…and when she was nominated for a Noble Peace Prize, Al Gore won it instead.

Tagged: WWIINaziwar heroIrena SendlerWarshaw GhettoWorld War 2Nobel Peace Prizeunfairwomen heroes

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