This is Izzy Karten, born and raised in New York City, Izzy is a student at USC currently serving in the Israel Defense Forces. His grandparents, Holocaust survivors Julia and Isidore Karten, fought as Jewish partisans in the Swirz Forest in Eastern Galicia. Thank you, Izzy, for your service and following in your grandparents’ footsteps by protecting the Jewish people.

Source: American Society for Yad Vashem Young Leadership Associates

HOLOCAUST HUMANS of JUDAISM
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