The Story I Needed to Tell My Grandchildren

How Papa Fred Came to Be Born—and Electing Upstanders

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Fred at the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin with images of Dr. Mohammed Helmy (L) and Fred’s biological mother, Anna.
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Anna with her grandmother Cecily in 1940 Berlin
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One of the false papers Dr. Helmy created to change Anna’s identity from Jewish to Muslim
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Fred with patients in his office.
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Dr. Helmy’s certificate naming him as a “Righteous Among the Nations.”

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