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Submitted by Eli Fryher

Information Picture Question
Category: Photo Identification
Approval Date: 6/21/2015 5:50 PM
Family Surname: Rapoport
Country: Poland
Town: Warsaw
Date of Image: 1937-1938
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My mother, Sara Rapoport ( in the white blouse ),
is in some nursing uniform?

Can anybody supply me more information about what this nursing class is all about?

Thanking you.

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6/16/2015 3:46 PM This is most likely a unit of Betar ( also spelled Beitar), a paramilitary Jewish organization in prewar Europe, majority of members in Poland. It was initiated by Zev Zabotynski.
Arm bands with red cross on the white background was a common designation of medical services.

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