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Saturday, August 24 • 18:15 - 19:15
From O'Okiep via the Joint and DP Camps: A frustrated romance.

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What happened to Clare Schur and her fiance? A request to the Jewish Chronicle from the American Joint to find the owner of jewellery found as they closed down their Geneva office, resulted in the discovery of the amazing story of a remarkable woman who worked for the joint distribution committee travelling throughout Europe, working with DP camps and illegal aliyah before falling foul of the Communist regime in Budapest.

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Gwynne Yvonne Robins

Gwynne is the Deputy Director of the Cape SA Jewish Board of Deputies. She’s interested in local Jewish history, the Holocaust and family memoirs and has written, ghost written and edited twenty books and many articles on the latter topics. She was an interviewer for the Spielberg... Read More →

Saturday August 24, 2019 18:15 - 19:15 SAST