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Buchenwald Memorial in Weimarer Land Kreis (District), Thuringia, Germany
 

Camp Road / Lagerstraße

 
 
Camp Road / Lagerstraße Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
1. Camp Road / Lagerstraße Marker
Inscription.

Camp road between blocks (stone barracks), SS photograph, 1943
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Lagerstraße zwischen Steinblocks, SS-Foto 1943
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[French and Russian text not transcribed]

 
Erected by Buchenwald Memorial Foundation.
 
Location. 51° 1.411′ N, 11° 15.076′ E. Marker is in Buchenwald Memorial, Thuringia, in Weimarer Land Kreis (District). Click for map. Follow the signs. Site is approximately 10 km NW of Weimar, off Blutstraße, west of Ettersburger Straße (L1054). Marker is in this post office area: Buchenwald Memorial, Thuringia 99427, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bulgarian Political Prisoners / Bulgarische politische Häftlinge (a few steps from this marker); Depot / Kammergebäude (a few steps from this marker); "Goethe's Oak" / „Goethe-Eiche” (within shouting distance of this marker); Inmates' Laundry and "Goethe Oak" (within shouting distance of this marker); Storage Cellar / Vorratskeller (within shouting distance
Camp Road / Lagerstraße Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
2. Camp Road / Lagerstraße Marker
Looking WNW between former barracks foundations
of this marker); British and Canadian Military Victims of Buchenwald (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Female Victims of Buchenwald (about 120 meters away); Jewish Memorial / Jüdisches Mahnmal (about 150 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Buchenwald Memorial.
 
Also see . . .
1. Buchenwald Memorial Official Site. (Submitted on August 31, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Buchenwald in USHMM Holocaust Encyclopedia. (Submitted on August 31, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Buchenwald: History & Overview. (Submitted on August 31, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Buchenwald Concentration Camp. (Submitted on August 31, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 233 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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