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Author Ellin Bessner

Author Ellin Bessner

Monday, November 12
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Mary J. Benson Branch

Author Ellin Bessner

The author of “Double Threat: Canadian Jews, the Military and World War II” brings the story of the Jewish Canadian servicemen to the Mary J Benson Branch on Monday, November 12 at 7 pm.

"Double Threat is an important book. More than 17,000 Jewish  Canadians fought in World War II. Many never came home and instead lie in the ground of Canadian war cemeteries across   Europe with the Star of David carved into the stone above them.”   —Peter Mansbridge O.C.

Audience: 
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