Wrong num­bers

The Jewish Chronicle - - LIFE - FOR THE RECORD JC,

I was sur­prised to read ( JC 27 Jan) that Hey­drich’s list of Euro­pean Jews to be tar­geted in­cluded 40,000 in Ire­land, as the Ir­ish Jewish pop­u­la­tion has never ex­ceeded 5,000!

The cor­rect fig­ure on Hey­drich’s list was 4,000 (Ref ‘Voices of the Holo­caust’ 2012 P127 —among many oth­ers). Ed­ward Baker, Leeds LS17 Nu­mer­i­cal er­rors did in­deed creep into the ar­ti­cle on Hey­drich. He tar­geted 330,000 English Jews and, as Mr Baker points out, 4,000 Ir­ish. Ed. JC JC

In our re­port on the Board of Deputies ple­nary ses­sion ( 20 Jan) we in­cor­rectly at­trib­uted a com­ment about Yachad to Michael Reik. Mr Reik’s name was mis­spelled as Rich, and he made no ref­er­ence to Yachad. Apolo­gies

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