Georges Loinger, children rescuer during World War II, OSE hero receives the honors of the Federal Republic of Germany

Loinger Korsia

On July 12, on behalf of Angela Merkel, Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut, the German Ambassador, presented Georges Loinger the award of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. This award recognizes his merits in regard of his participation in the rescue of Jewish children during the war in the Garel network set up by OSE.
The opportunity to return to the story of a heroic life.

See bio extracted from the press release of February 15, 2016

On the occasion of his birthday on 27 August, Jean-François Guthmann, President of OSE and Patricia Sitruk, Chief Executive Officer, had the honor to have lunch with Georges Loinger and relatives to celebrate the 106 years of the companion of OSE, passer of borders with so many Jewish children during the war. Long life to him! And up to 120 years!