The reasons why it’s rarely told go right to the heart of what it means to be Jewish and that race’s quest to be accepted by a long list of unenthusiastic host nations.
The Jewish veterans – a handful of whom are still alive today – insist they’re not ashamed of what they did.
This led to the formation of two chains of eskers out of gravel and sand that were transported by streams of melting ice.
Through the study of such phenomena, geologists have been able to deduce the origins of Finland.
During extremely cold periods between9 000 and 8 000 B.
More than 300 found themselves in league with the Nazis when Finland, who had a mutual enemy in the Soviet Union, joined the war in June 1941.
The alliance between Hitler and the race he vowed to annihilate — the only instance of Jews fighting for Germany’s allies — is one of the most extraordinary aspects of the Second World War, and yet hardly anyone, including many Finns, know anything about it.