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The operation to evacuate Jewish children from Nazi-controlled areas of Europe to the United Kingdom between 1938 and 1940.‘my parents brought up 14 refugee children from the Kindertransport’as modifier ‘one of 10,000 Kindertransport refugees who fled the Nazis’
From German Kinder, plural of Kind ‘child’, + Transport ‘transportation’.
A transportation made as part of an operation between 1938 and 1940 to evacuate Jewish children from Nazi-controlled areas of Europe to the United Kingdom.
1940s; earliest use found in Survey Graphic. From German Kindertransport from Kinder, plural of Kind child + Transport transportation.
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