Today marks the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
, the largest organized rebellion by Jews during World War II. Marek Edelman, a leader of the uprising, recalls the ghetto and the revolt
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Marek Edelman dies aged 90.
A leader of the Jewish Fighting Organisation in the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
, Dr. Edelman
survived to later fight in the 1944 Warsaw Uprising and in the post-war years was a key figure in preserving the memory of his fallen comrades-in-arms.