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Szenes, Hannah (also Hannah Senesh, Chana Szenes)

Born: 1921 AD
Died: 1944 AD, at 23 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
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Hungarian author, soldier, Zionist, and resistance leader in World War II


immigrated to Palestine 1939


parachuted into Yugoslavia 1944 to help organize Jewish resistance to Nazis


crossed border into Hungary, but captured and executed


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