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Chiune Sugihara

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    Chiune Sugihara
    I'm not really sure if this is the correct area to post this so mods please feel free to remove, i just thought Chiune Sugihara deserves a mention!...
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    Not even 7am and I have learnt something new. Fantastic.

    Mark.

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    Thanks for pointing this out, Paul. Must admit I hadn't heard of it before.

    A shame that so many of his honors were posthumous.

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    a brave man indeed.RIP.

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    Well done Gunny, I have heard of this fine gentleman before, but it is a real pleasure to see him recognised once more. One of the lesser known and appreciated men against Fascism, who most likely has been slightly over looked due to not being a European. Leon.
    "Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway

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    I have heard about his heroic actions but never had a face or name to go with the story. Thanks for posting his interesting story. A man such as he should never be forgotten.
    BOB

    LIFE'S LOSERS NEVER LEARN FROM THE ERROR OF THEIR WAYS.

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    A great post Paul , about a great human being standing by his morals against enormous pressure . I really enjoyed the read
    REGARDS AL

    We are the Pilgrims , master, we shall go
    Always a little further : it may be
    Beyond that last blue mountain barred with snow
    Across that angry or that glimmering sea...

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    Well worth mentioning indeed. I visited his memorial in Vilnius - Lithuania in 2011.

    It is just outside the "Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum".

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