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Saturday, 04/22/06
Ritual helps keep memory of Holocaust from fading

By ANITA WADHWANI
Staff Writer

The number of Holocaust survivors has dwindled since the end of World War II in 1945, but at this year’s annual commemoration 13 survivors will head to the state Capitol to light candles in remembrance of the more than 6 million Jews who died.

Remembering the Holocaust is an annual event in the Midstate, organized by Jewish congregations, the Gordon Jewish Community Center and the Tennessee Holocaust Commission