A photograph of a woman, prewar.

Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem


  • Title: A photograph of a woman, prewar.
  • Subject Keywords: Portraits , Prewar period , Families , "She’erith Hapletah" , Aliya , Hachshara, Aliya training , Postwar period , Cemeteries
  • Origin: Eliahu Saknai
  • Name of submitter: Eliahu Saknai
  • Description: The album contains photographs of members of the Aid Battalion in Egypt and their activities in Greece: a gathering of survivors, "Hachshara", training in camps near Athens, bringing immigrants to a temporary camp at Sunium and helping them to immigrate to Eretz Israel. The album also includes well known pictures from the liberation of Mauthausen, from the ruined Jewish cemetery in Saloniki and a number of prewar family photographs.
  • Credit: Yad Vashem
  • Collection: Yad Vashem Photo Archive, Yad Vashem Photo Archive
  • Archival signature: 1742
  • Album number: FA210/167 , FA210/0
  • Album item no: 47764
  • Album Title: 1945-1946, A photograph from an album portraying the activites of the Jewish settlement in Palestine's Aid Battalion for Greek Jews.


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