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Savannah Jewish Educational Alliance honoring lives lost on Holocaust Remembrance Day

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Published: Apr. 28, 2022 at 4:25 AM EDT|Updated: Apr. 28, 2022 at 4:27 AM EDT
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Thursday is Yom Hashoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day.

This is a time to remember the millions of Jewish people who died during the Holocaust.

The Savannah Jewish Educational Alliance will observe this holiday with the reading of names and a community commemoration.

The names of the children who perished in the Holocaust will be read from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday in the JEA lobby.

At 7 p.m. there will be remarks from Savannah rabbis, lighting of the memorial candles, and a keynote speech.

You can find more information on their website.

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