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Marcel Marceau: The Silent Jewish Hero.

Marcel Mangel was born on March 22, 1923 in Strasbourg, France.  He was the son of Jewish parents. His father Charles Mangel,  was a kosher butcher from Poland.  His mother  Anne Werzberg, came from what is now the Ukraine. At age 16, when France was invaded by Nazi Germany, Mangel …

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