On June 12th, 1942, on her 13th birthday, Anne gets a diary from her parents. On July 6th, 1942, Anne and her family went into hiding in the Secret Annex and Anne used her diary to document her daily life...The Diary of Anne Frank
In World War II, the American Flag had 13 stripes, and 48 stars, with the stars arranged in rows and columns in a regular pattern (When Alaska and Hawaii became states, the pattern of stars was offset to accommodate the two new stars).
Late 1930s - German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.