Yad Vashem aims to find faces behind Holocaust documents

01.05.2011                      27.Nisan, 5771                      Tag 12 des Omer

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Yad Vashem aims to find faces behind Holocaust documents

Holocaust authority launching a virtual memorial wall on Facebook, which will allow visitors to post the names of those who perished in the Holocaust.

The state-sponsored commemorations marking the beginning of Holocaust Remembrance Day will start this evening at 8 P.M. at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem. President Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are both set to participate.
The theme of this year's commemoration is "Fragments of Memory: The Faces Behind the Documents, Artifacts and Photographs."…