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The Tragic Tale of a Failed Voyage

From Cuba and the United States a shipload of Jews forced back to Germany

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The Tragic Tale of a Failed Voyage : From Cuba and the United States a shipload of Jews forced back to Germany

In May 1939 the cruise ship S.S. St Louis sailed from Hamburg for Cuba with some 980 Jewish passengers fleeing from Nazi persecution. When Cuba refused them entry the ship went on to Florida, but the US government too refused them entry.
Righteous Among the Nations, United States, The, Holocaust

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