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Nazi 'poster baby' turns out to be Jewish

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JERUSALEM - A US Jewish woman has presented the Yad Vashem memorial to the Holocaust with a magazine cover of her as a baby that the Nazis had used as an Aryan poster child. 

At the archives of the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial, the front page of the Nazi family magazine "Sonnie ins Hous" (Sunshine in the House) which presents Hessy Taft as the ideal Aryan baby

The mother of Hessy Taft, born in Berlin in 1934 of Jewish parents, took her baby at six months to a professional photographer for a portrait.

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