Varian Fry  

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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.

Varian Mackey Fry (October 15 1907September 13 1967) was an American journalist who ran the Emergency Rescue Committee in Vichy France that helped approximately 2,000 to 4,000 anti-Nazi and Jewish refugees to escape Nazi Germany and the Holocaust.

Among those Fry aided were the following:




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