Charles Winters – only the second posthumous pardon in U.S. history

Charles Winters,  Boston Protestant who aided his Jewish friends and served 18 months in prison for it  who helped smuggle arms in the 1940s to the land that would become Israel. Only the second posthumous pardon in U.S. history.

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