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By Frederick E. Tarnay,Katherine Tarnay,Eszter Rékassy,Steven A. Tarnay,Matt G. Tarnay,Fred B. Tarnay,Catherine J. Hedge

A Carpathian folks music: Freedom, Love, Gold is the genuine tale of the Tarnay relatives and the fight to save lots of the Hungarian Treasury within the chaotic final days of global battle II. Helped by way of a sympathetic German commissioner, Hungarian nationwide financial institution body of workers and their households, together with Kati Tarnay and 3 younger sons, shape a human safeguard for the teach sporting 32 hundreds gold clear of the Nazis and encroaching Soviets. appearing for the financial institution, Fred Tarnay braves 70 miles via enemy traces to carry a mystery letter inquiring for aid from the Allies in securing the gold. He reaches Patton’s military and the treasury is stored. Following the conflict, the Soviet Communists in Hungary label the financial institution team of workers and the Tarnays as "gold robbers." They develop into refugees. conflict and the turmoil that follows separate Fred and Kati. via their intimate letters, diaries, pictures, and respectable records, they checklist those occasions, their own trials, and their short-lived lifestyles jointly in a brand new land. Their untold tale of affection of kingdom and of one another is devoted to the recent Hungarian generations.

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