Jewish Refugees in China During WWII (opening reception)
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From Wikipedia article on the Shanghai Ghetto: The Shanghai Ghetto, formally known as the Restricted Sector for Stateless Refugees, was an area of approximately one square mile in the Hongkew district of Japanese-occupied Shanghai (the southern Hongkou and southwestern Yangpu districts of modern Shanghai). The area included the community around the Ohel Moshe Synagogue but about 23,000 of the city's Jewish refugees were restricted or relocated to the area from 1941 to 1945.
More information on the Jewish refugees in Shanghai during WWII:
After the Rain, a memoir by La Jolla's Irene Biro.
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