An Incredible Story
This is an incredible story and a beautiful articulation of some of the reasons why we have chosen to educate ourselves about a painful part of our past. This You Tube video is a talk delivered by...
Dr. Bernd Wollschlaeger, author of the book "A German Life: Against All Odds Change is Possible" describes his struggle growing up in Germany in the shadow of his Father, a highly-decorated WWII tank commander and Nazi officer. He eventually converted to Judaism, emigrated to Israel and served in the Israel Defense Forces as a Medical Officer. Dr. Wollschlarger was the Guest Speaker at the HMTC 21st Annual Tribute Dinner, held on November 19, 2013 at the Old Westbury Hebrew Congregation