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Jewish Memorial Slootdorp

This monument is a pillar that was unveiled in 1989 during a reunion of survivors of the last group of students. These were Jewish youths from Germany and Austria who followed an education here which in principle prepared them for emigration to Palestine. The war made it impossible to leave the Netherlands. This group consisted of 300 young people. In 2020, the semicircle on which 196 commemorative stones will find a place for those who did not survive the war.

The monument is located near the former Jewish Work Village Wieringermeer.

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Source

  • Text: Dick de Bruijne
  • Photos: Dick de Bruijne