Holocaust by Bullets
On view June 14 through December 31, 2016
Between 1941 and 1944, 2.2 million Jews and Roma were executed by Nazi mobile killing units. Yahad - In Unum has identified 1,893 execution sites in 7 countries and videotaped 4,714 eyewitness testimonies. The Holocaust Memorial Center is pleased to present Holocaust by Bullets, a powerful exhibit which showcases Father Patrick Desbois and Yahad - In Unum's historic undertaking to ensure that these victims won't be forgotten. Learn more >
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Michigan's Holocaust Museum
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Remembering Those Lost
On May 1, 2016, the Holocaust Memorial Center hosted an annual community-wide Yom HaShoah commemoration. The commemoration began with the Posting of the Colors by members of the Jewish War Veterans, Department of Michigan. It was led by Steven Grant, Chairman of the Holocaust Memorial Center, and Rabbi Aaron Bergman and Hazzan Daniel Gross of Adat Shalom Synagogue. It featured the lighting of candles designed to remember and honor those lost in the Holocaust by Holocaust survivors Edith and Marvin Kozlowski, Ruth Adler Schnee and Charles Adler, Fryda Fleish, Shoshana and Sol Winkler, Eva and Jan Rival, Zita Weber, Michael Weiss, Rae and Simon Binke and Edward Malinowski and their families. It also included readings by BBYO Michigan Region members and Annette Ferber, remarks by Lori and Steve Weisberg, and greetings from Shaarit Haplaytah, the Hidden Children and Child Survivors Association of Michigan, and the Program for Holocaust Survivors and Families
A full video of the commemoration may be viewed below or on the Holocaust Memorial Center's YouTube channel.