Our expeditions (2011 to 2014) to 'The Holocaust' (HaShoah) Memorials and Jewish Monuments in Europe (Poland, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Greece, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Austria, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Netherlands, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Vatican, Luxembourg, Slovenia, Spain, France and Israel).
Wednesday, 11 March 2015
10) SLOVAKIA & HOLOCAUST
Out of the 89,000 Jews in Slovakia in late 1938, at least 70,000 died in the Holocaust. I will discuss about Bratislava's Jewish community.
Replica of Bratislava's Old Synagogue. Bratislava’s Jewish population numbered 15,000 at the end of 1940; only a small number survived the Holocaust.