Mel Mermelstein: “A survivor of the Auschwitz death camp, he won a legal and moral victory against historical revisionism”

From a Washington Post obit by Emily Langer headlined “Mel Mermelstein, Auschwitz survivor who challenged Holocaust deniers, dies at 95”:

Mel Mermelstein, a survivor of the Auschwitz death camp who, in fulfillment of a sacred promise to his father and the millions of other Jews murdered by the Nazis, took a group of Holocaust deniers to court in the 1980s and won a legal and moral victory in the enduring battle against historical revisionism, died in Long Beach, Calif….