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Subject: Holocaust Calendar: December 17
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[Follow-ups set]

December 17


Protestant Evangelical Church leaders ... collectively
issued an official proclamation which declared the Jews to
be incapable of being saved by baptism, owning to their
racial constitution, to be responsible for the war, and to
be "born enemies of the world and Germany." (Goldhagen, 112)


During the Battle of the Bulge, 125 captured U.S. soldiers
are massacred at Malmedy, Belgium, by members of the Battle
Group Peiper of the First SS Panzer Division. (USHMM, 1994, p. 70)

                         Work Cited

Goldhagen, Daniel Jonah. Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans 
   and the Holocaust.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996
USHMM (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum). Fifty
   Years Ago: Darkness Before Dawn: Days of Remembrance, April
   3-10, 1994. Washington, D.C.: 1994

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