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Making the Right Choice: Ukrainian Yelena Grinchik Posthumously Honored as Righteous Among the Nations

Simmy Allen

On 30 September 2021, Yad Vashem hosted a ceremony honoring the late Yelena Grinchik as Righteous Among the Nations – the first such ceremony to be held on the Mount of Remembrance for some three years.

Dr. Joel Zisenwine (left) and Dani Dayan with Galina Grinchik in the Garden of the Righteous Among the Nations
Dr. Joel Zisenwine (left) and Dani Dayan with Galina Grinchik in the Garden of the Righteous Among the Nations

Galina Grinchik and Bruria Lev surrounded by descendants of the Warmflash family, rescued by Yelena Grinchik
Galina Grinchik and Bruria Lev surrounded by descendants of the Warmflash family, rescued by Yelena Grinchik

Righteous Among the Nations