Faye Schulman
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Tag Heuer replica ukArmia Krajowa." style="color: #FFCD00; text-decoration: none" href="javascript:var w = window.open('http://www.jewishpartisans.org/t_glossary_term_view.php?termId=100045#term_100045' ,'jpf','width=565,height=321,scrollbars=no,statusbar=no,location=no,resize=no'); w.focus();">Faye Schulman was born to a large family on November 28, 1919 in Lenin, Poland. She learned photography from her brother Moishe and assisted him in his photography business. Tag Heuer replica ukArmia Krajowa." style="color: #FFCD00; text-decoration: none" href="javascript:var w = window.open('http://www.jewishpartisans.org/t_glossary_term_view.php?termId=100045#term_100045' ,'jpf','width=565,height=321,scrollbars=no,statusbar=no,location=no,resize=no'); w.focus();">

On August 14, 1942, the Germans killed 1,850 Jews from the Lenin ghetto, including Faye's parents, sisters and younger brother. They spared only 26 people that day, among them Faye for her photographic abilities. The Germans ordered Faye to develop their photographs of the massacre. Secretly she also made copies for herself. Tag Heuer replica ukArmia Krajowa." style="color: #FFCD00; text-decoration: none" href="javascript:var w = window.open('http://www.jewishpartisans.org/t_glossary_term_view.php?termId=100045#term_100045' ,'jpf','width=565,height=321,scrollbars=no,statusbar=no,location=no,resize=no'); w.focus();">

During a partisan raid, Faye fled to the forests and joined the Molotava Brigade, a partisan group made mostly of escaped Soviet Red Army POWs. Tag Heuer replica ukArmia Krajowa." style="color: #FFCD00; text-decoration: none" href="javascript:var w = window.open('http://www.jewishpartisans.org/t_glossary_term_view.php?termId=100045#term_100045' ,'jpf','width=565,height=321,scrollbars=no,statusbar=no,location=no,resize=no'); w.focus();">
 
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She was accepted because her brother-in-law had been a doctor and they were desperate for anyone who knew anything about medicine. Faye served the group as a nurse from September 1942 to July 1944, even though she had no previous medical experience. The camp’s doctor was a veterinarian. Tag Heuer replica ukArmia Krajowa." style="color: #FFCD00; text-decoration: none" href="javascript:var w = window.open('http://www.jewishpartisans.org/t_glossary_term_view.php?termId=100045#term_100045' ,'jpf','width=565,height=321,scrollbars=no,statusbar=no,location=no,resize=no'); w.focus();">


During a raid on Lenin, Faye succeeded in recovering her old photographic equipment. During the next two years, she took over a hundred photographs, developing the medium format negatives under blankets and making “sun prints” during the day. On missions Faye buried the camera and tripod to keep it safe. Her photos show Tag Heuer replica ukArmia Krajowa." style="color: #FFCD00; text-decoration: none" href="javascript:var w = window.open('http://www.jewishpartisans.org/t_glossary_term_view.php?termId=100045#term_100045' ,'jpf','width=565,height=321,scrollbars=no,statusbar=no,location=no,resize=no'); w.focus();">
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