Dropping Out of Harvard Law School in 1947 to Help Jewish Refugees

An article in Time Magazine convinced Harold Katz to volunteer to help Jews illegally immigrate to Israel.

This video is part of a series Eyewitness 1948: The American Contribution, a short film series produced by Toldot Yisrael with the support of the Ruderman Family Foundation focusing on the efforts of Americans in the period leading up to the founding of the State of Israel. Click here to visit their YouTube Channel.

Comments (2)

(2) Bracha Goetz, May 12, 2019 10:18 PM

Thank you for sharing this inspiring man's story!

(1) Anonymous, May 12, 2019 2:38 PM

I love the article
What a special man he is.
Where is he today?.


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