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|Brief Description||Gesia Glazer, a Jewish partisan in Lithuania.||Similar Items|
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Gesia Glazer, a Jewish partisan in Lithuania. She was known as "Albina."
Gesia Glazer was born in 1905. During the war, she fled to the USSR. In the summer of 1943 she was parachuted into Lithuania and worked as a liaison between the partisan organization in the Kaunas (Kovno) ghetto and the command of the Lithuanian partisan movement in the forest. In 1944 she committed suicide when surrounded by the Germans.