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Holocaust Survivor David Schaecter (Source: CBS4)

Local Holocaust Survivors React To Conviction Of Nazi Guard

Some Holocaust survivors in South Florida are speaking out after a 94-year old former Nazi guard was found guilty Wednesday in Germany.

07/15/2015

Top Nazi, Reichsmarshall Hermann Göring’s 1941 Mercedes Benz 540K (Photo by David Rathbun)

Boca Raton Company Plans To Auction Rare, Top Nazi’s Mercedes Online

A South Florida-based car dealer plans to auction a car that was once owned by Reichsmarshall Hermann Göring, head of the German Air Force during the Third Reich, on eBay.

06/06/2014

People visit the Auschwitz museum prior to the 'March of the Living' from the former German Nazi death camp in Auschwitz on April 28, 2014, in memory of some 6 million Jews killed during the Holocaust.  AFP PHOTO/JANEK SKARZYNSKI        (Photo credit should read JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands March In Honor Of Holocaust Remembrance Day

Only the sound of the ram’s horn was heard as thousands of people took part in the March of the Living, a two-mile walk from the Auschwitz concentration camp to Birkenau, where more than a million Jews perished in Nazi gas chambers.

04/28/2014

A car once belonging to Nazi Germany's Hermann Goering will be restored by a Pompano Beach company. (Source: High Velocity Classics, Inc.)

Car Belonging To Notorious Nazi To Be Restored In S. Florida

A specially designed Mercedes Benz that served both the head of the Luftwaffe and as a symbol of the Allied victory was recently discovered in North Carolina and will be brought to South Florida for restoration.

CBS Miami–08/12/2013

Manuel Pardo Jr. (Source: www.floridacapitalcases.state.fl.us)

Death Warrant Signed For Fmr. Sweetwater Officer Convicted Of Killing 9

The death warrant has been signed for a former Sweetwater Police officer convicted of nine murders.

10/30/2012

Sami Rohr (Courtesy: The Miami Herald)

S. Fla. Philanthropist Sami Rohr Dead At 86

Prominent South Florida Jewish philanthropist Sami Rohr has died. He was 86.

CBS4–08/06/2012

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Something Extra: Celebrating Swastikas?

I saw this headline today on the Huffington Post website: “UFO Group Rallies to Repair the Image of the Swastika.”

CBS4–06/22/2012

(Source: CBS4) Barracks at Auschwitz

March Of The Living: A Survivor’s Mission

What is the Holocaust? It’s a simple sentence that’s not very easy to answer. But it’s one three South Florida Holocaust survivors are trying to explain it to teenagers in hopes of keeping their legacy alive, long after their lives end. It’s their life’s work.

CBS4–05/18/2012

(Source: CBS4) The door to the gas chamber at the Majdanek death camp.

March Of The Living: Gas Chambers Of Majdanek

Every year thousands of people from around the world travel to Poland with a purpose. It’s simple. To march for the living where thousands more marched to their deaths. The march takes place every year in Auschwitz, Poland on Holocaust Remembrance Day.

05/17/2012

(Source: CBS4) Three South Florida survivors of the Haulocaust return to Poland as part of the March of the Living.

March Of The Living: Three Who Survived

Three men…three stories…three lives changed forever. Nearly 70 years after the holocaust, survivors David Schaecter, David Mermelstein and Joe Sachs remember those horrific dark days and the loved ones they lost — just like it was yesterday.

CBS4–05/16/2012

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