<p>A group of children who were sheltered in <a href="/narrative/11043">Le Chambon-sur-Lignon</a>, a town in southern France. Le Chambon-sur-Lignon, France, August 1942.</p>


Children were especially vulnerable to Nazi persecution. As many as 1.5 million children, about 1 million of them Jewish, were killed by Nazi Germany and its collaborators.

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