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Andrew Scott

Andrew Scott had only a vague inkling of the role his mother played during World War II, until 1992 when she visited him in Washington for a short holiday. Her family had been recognized by the Jewish organization Yad Vashem for saving the lives of Jews, and she had been awarded a pension for her work in the Dutch Resistance. She started talking, and vivid fragments of stories started tumbling out. They were confused, fragmented, and disjointed, and Andrew started writing notes, trying to piece...See more