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

Bulgarian Political Prisoners / Bulgarische politische Häftlinge

 
 
Bulgarian Political Prisoners / Bulgarische politische Häftlinge Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
1. Bulgarian Political Prisoners / Bulgarische politische Häftlinge Marker
Inscription.

Memorial stone (placed) 1970
The translation of the Cyrillic inscription reads:
Block 45
Bulgarian political prisoners of the concentration camps. From the Dachau, Radeberg, Buchenwald camps. Former students from Dresden and Bratislava.
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Gedenkstein 1970
Die Übersetzung der kyrillischen Inschrift lautet:
Block 45
Bulgarische politische Häftlinge der Konzentrationslager. Aus den Lagern Dachau, Radeberg, Buchenwald. Ehemalige Studenten aus Dresden und Bratislava.

Karl Andrejew from/aus Sofia
Wasil Ditschew from/aus Schtrklewo, Kreis Ruse
Jewstati Jewstatijew from/aus Sofia
Koitscho Koitschew from/aus Stara Sagora
Borislaw Kozew from/aus Ruse
Dimitr Petrow from/aus Orjachowiza
Jakob Baranowski from/aus Warna
Boris Lalow from/aus Sofia
Marin Pawlow from/aus Ruse
Boris Petkow from/aus Plewen
Rad Radew from/aus Slatiza
Illija Stojanow from/aus Skopje
Franz Usunow from/aus Sofia
Anton Iwanow from/aus Burgas
Karl Kandulkow from/aus Sewlijewo
Stojan Lambrew from/aus Peschtera
Dimitr Dimitrow from/aus Rakita, Kreis Plewen
Margin Peschew from/aus Sofia
Luka Antonow from/aus Bregare Kreis Wratschan
Christo Georgijew from/aus Jambol
Jordan
Bulgarian Political Prisoners / Bulgarische politische Häftlinge Marker (original) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
2. Bulgarian Political Prisoners / Bulgarische politische Häftlinge Marker (original)
Illijew from/aus Karadshalowo, Kreis Prwomaj
Metodi Gusakow from/aus Sofia
Wato Wasilew from/aus Bodenez, Kreis Wratschan
Georgi Najdenow from/aus Pasardshik
Iwan Lilow from/aus Staroselzi, Kreis Plowdiw
Todor Madshunkow from/aus Polikraischte, Kreis Orjachowo
Petko Petkow from/aus Resnewo, Kreis Stara Sagora
Petr Srebrew from/aus Plowdiw
Slawi Ratschew from/aus Stara Sagora
Wasil Wasilew from/aus Wasil-Lewski, Kreis Karlowo
Petr Dragijski from/aus Ljubimez
Iwan Katrow from/aus Meritschajeri, Kreis Stara Sagora
Nikola Illijew from/aus Nikopol
Zanko Minkow from/aus Karlowo
Wetko Wetkown from/aus Chaskowo

Weiterhin konnte inzwischen der Mediziner Atanas Berow als Häftling des KZ Buchenwald ermittelt werden.
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If could not be determined if the physician Atanas Berov was an inmate of the Buchenwald concentration camp.
 
Erected 1970.
 
Location. 51° 1.417′ N, 11° 15.074′ 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.
Bulgarian Political Prisoners / Bulgarische politische Häftlinge Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
3. Bulgarian Political Prisoners / Bulgarische politische Häftlinge Markers
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Camp Road / Lagerstraße (a few steps from this marker); Depot / Kammergebäude (within shouting distance of 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 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.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 244 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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