This stone quarry was a component of the concentration camp Plaszow.
Many years the internees of camp Plaszow where forced to do forced labor in this quarry. Many people will remind this spot from scenes of the famous movie Schindler's List, as well as the notorious SS-Hauptsturmführer Amon Göth, former commander of Plaszow. Notoriously because of his inhuman treatment towards the internees. The road of Jewish gravestones to the stone quarry (the present road is a remnant of the film set) was one of his ideas.

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  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: Kaj Metz

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