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Martha Sharp Joukowsky stood next to her parents’ names after they were unveiled in the Garden of the Righteous Among Nations in Jerusalem yesterday.

Mass. couple receives rare honor

Names unveiled on wall of those who saved Jews

By Anne Barnard
Globe Staff / June 14, 2006

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JERUSALEM -- In the Garden of the Righteous Among the Nations, where rows of stone tablets list 21,310 non-Jews known to have risked their lives to save Jews from the Holocaust, there was only one American name -- until yesterday, when Israel bestowed the honor posthumously on a Wellesley couple who helped hundreds of people escape the Nazi onslaught. (Full article: 1001 words)

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