On This Day September 9, 1943: Light During the Darkness of the Holocaust on the Island of Zakynthos


On This Day September 9, 1943: Light During the Darkness of the Holocaust on the Island of Zakynthos

by Gregory Pappas

On September 9 1943, the head of the Nazi German occupation forces of the Greek island of Zakynthos, following orders from Berlin as part of Adolf Hitler’s Final Solution, summoned the mayor, Loukas Karrer, to his office.

He demanded a list of all Jews on the island in order for their ultimate round up and deportation. He asked him to return with the list in 24 hours.

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