|Catalog No.||8365||Similar Items|
|Brief Description||Naum Podarski, an educator in the USSR.||Similar Items|
|Registry No.||31473צ||Similar Items|
|Donor||Podarski Naum||Similar Items|
|Period||During World War II||Similar Items|
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Naum Podarski, an educator in the USSR. He was a counselor for elementary school students at a camp of the "Pioneers" Communist youth movement. In 1941, at age 17, he brought his students, including about 100 Jewish children separated from their parents, through the front lines in German - occupied territory to a site in Central Asia, thus saving their lives.