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Irena Sendler March 20, 2010

Posted by Richard Shatto in Marketing Strategy.
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Recently 98 year-old  
Irena Sendler died.

During WWII, Irena, got 
permission to work in the Warsaw ghetto, as a 
Plumbing/Sewer specialist.

She had an ‘ulterior 
motive’.

Being German, she KNEW what the Nazi’s 
plans were for the Jews.

Irena smuggled infants 
out in the bottom of the tool box she carried 
and she carried in the back of her truck a 
burlap sack, (for larger kids).

She also had a dog in 
the back that she trained to bark when the Nazi 
soldiers let her in and out of the ghetto.

The soldiers of course 
wanted nothing to do with the dog and the 
barking covered the kids/infants noises.

 

During her time of doing 
this, she managed to smuggle out and save 2500 
kids/infants.

 

She was caught, and the 
Nazi’s broke both her legs, arms and beat her 
severely.

 

Irena kept a record of 
the names of all the kids she smuggled out and 
kept them in a glass jar, buried under a tree in 
her back yard.

 

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I know neither the source nor author of this story, but think it is worthwhile to share as it is. For more information on Irena Sendler click here

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