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Documentary: Sir Winton – Saved Children From Nazis

Sir. Nicholas Winton had kept his story quiet for nearly fifty years.

Sir Nicholas Winton, the man who saved hundreds of children from the Nazis. www.AlistairReignBlog.com

Sir. Nicholas Winton, the man who saved over six-hundred children from the Nazis in WWII. (Photo: BBC)

Documentary telling the extraordinary story of how Nicholas Winton rescued 669 children from the clutches of the Nazis, bringing them by train to Britain.

Unassuming: Nicholas Winton was only twenty-nine years old when he went to Prague and made a list of children to be saved.

Unassuming: Nicholas Winton was only twenty-nine years old when he went to Prague and made a list of children to be saved. (Photo: Daily Mail)

London stockbroker saved hundreds of children from the Nazis.

  • Sir Nicholas Winton organised the transport of 669 children to the UK
  • Without him, they would almost certainly have been killed by the Nazis
  • Almost all of their parents went on to die in Nazi concentration camps
  • He forged documents and bribed officials before he could get them out
  • Winton, who is now 105, kept his story quiet for nearly 50 years
  • Even the children he transported did not know he had saved them
  • Now the Czech Republic will honour him for saving its children

The British man who saved hundreds of Jewish children from the Holocaust, seventy-six years later, was given the highest honour of the Czech Republic at 105 years of age. [01] 

This is his inspiring story.

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