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Warsaw Ghetto גטו ורשה

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  • Irma Czech (1882 - 1942)
    Born 06. 03. 1882 Last residence before deportation: Brno Address/place of registration in the Protectorate: Brno Transport Ad, no. 909 (23. 03. 1942, Brno -> Terezín) Transport An, ...
  • Martha Naftaniel (1894 - 1942)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Naftaniel, Martha Marta geborene Baruch geboren am 10. Oktober 1894 in Thorn (poln. Torun) / - / Westpreußen wohnhaft in Frankfurt a....
  • Manya Lebensold (c.1885 - c.1942)
  • Rosa Schiffler (1878 - c.1942)
    Birth record: KARLOVY VARY 759 N 1868-1890 (61/141) Death record: Born 07. 08. 1878 Last residence before deportation: Prague XII Address/place of registration in the Protectorate: Prague XII...
  • Hans Schaumberg (1938 - 1943)
    Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Schaumberg, Hans geboren am 30. Juni 1938 in Adelebsen / Northeim / Hannover wohnhaft in Adelebsen, Bodenfelde und Göttingen Inhaft...

The Warsaw Ghetto was the largest ghetto in all of Nazi occupied Europe, with over 400,000 Jews crammed into an area of 1.3 square miles (3.4 km2), or 7.2 persons per room.From there, about 254,000 Ghetto residents were sent to Treblinka extermination camp during the two months of summer 1942.

The sheer death-toll among the Jewish inhabitants of the Ghetto during the Großaktion Warschau would have been difficult to compare even with the liquidation of the Ghetto in spring of next year during and after the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising which meant annihilation of an additional 50,000 people followed by the actual razing of the ghetto.

With the inclusion of the Ghetto falling at least 300,000 Polish Jews lost their lives there.

MUSEUM OF THE HISTORY OF THE POLISH JEWS Built on the site of the Warsaw Ghetto - Video

History of the Polish Jews

El Male Rachamim Holocaust Prayer אל מלא רחמים, תפילה לזכר קרבנות השואה