Diet Eman, member of the Dutch Resistance during World War II to speak at Eureka College

Diet Eman, member of the Dutch Resistance during World War II to speak at Eureka College

Date: Fri. Nov 1, 2013 7:00 pm
Location: Peoria Area
Event Street Address: Becker Auditorium Eureka College Cerf Center
Event Info Phone: Dan or Donna 309.256.8948
Event Info Email: dandonna2@gmail.com

Diet Eman will be speaking at Eureka College. A free-will offering will be taken to help cover expenses. As a young Dutch woman, Diet, along with her fiance' Hein Sietsma, risked everything to rescue Jews in Nazi-occupied Holland during the war. Throughout the years that Diet and Hein aided the Resistance - - work that would ultimately cost Diet her freedom and Hein his life - - their courageous effort ultimately saved the lives of hundreds of Dutch Jews. For more information contact Dan Or Donna.