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Date:
April 14, 2020
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Time Details:
1 hr 24 min
Location:
Visitors Center Auditorium
Address:
200 SE Fourth Street
Abilene, KS 67410
Cost:
Free
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EVENT CANCELLED: Evenings at Ease: Holocaust Remembrance Month documentary "GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II"

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Notice: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Effective Friday, March 13 at 5 p.m. CDT, the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum is closed to the public until further notice. "GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II" (2018) tells the story of the 550,000 Jewish American men and women who fought in World War II. In their own words, veterans both famous (director Mel Brooks, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger) and unknown share their war experiences: how they fought for their nation and people, struggled with anti-Semitism within their ranks, and emerged transformed. This program is free and open to the public, courtesy of the Union Pacific Foundation and the Eisenhower Foundation.