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04/06/1939 The MS St. Louis is denied permission to land in Florida

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MS ST. LOUIS - Voyage Of The Damned

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When Canada Said No: The Abandoned Jews of the MS St. Louis

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Why Did Hitler Hate Jewish People?

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World War II: How Did It Start?

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Top 10 Facts - World War II

More than 900 Jews fled Germany aboard a luxury liner, the MS St. Louis. The Jewish refugees had applied for US visas, and had planned to stay in Cuba only until they could enter the United States. But the Cuban and US government refused to admit them. The refugees were forced to return to Europe.
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