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North African French Resistance: A Well Kept Secret
Center for Jewish History
10011, NY
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Oct 07, 2019 7:00 PM

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North African French Resistance: A Well Kept Secret
Sephardi Scholars Series Presents:
North African French Resistance: A Well Kept Secret by Dr. Nicole Cohen-Addad

They were hundreds, they were a thousand. French citizenship had been confiscated from most through discriminatory Vichy laws. Nevertheless, they fought as "patriots," neutralizing the Vichy forces and paving the way for American and the British landings on the coasts of Morocco and Algeria in 1942, the first successful Allied landings on Axis soil. This was a major turning point in the Second World War. And, then, inexplicably, they were sent to camps in North Africa. Join us as we explore this little known aspect of World War II history.

Dr. Nicole Cohen-Addad has been building an array of oral archives over since 2002, with various actors and witnesses of this very special time around 8 November 1942. The video interviews are readily available for viewing on the website of the US Holocaust Memorial Museum ( under her name.


Center for Jewish History (View)
15 West 16th Street
10011, NY 10011
United States



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