Paris in Paris, Île-de-France, France
Jewish Student Memorial
Plus de 300 enfants du 9ème Arrondissement on été exterminés dans les camps de la mort.
In memory of the students of this school, deported between 1942 and 1944 because they were born Jews, innocent victims of Nazi barbarity and the Vichy government.
More than 300 children of the 9th Arrondissement were exterminated in the death camps.
Erected 2007 by Les Fils et Filles des Déportés Juifs de France (The Sons and Daughters of Jews Deported from France).
Location. 48° 52.826′ N, 2° 20.718′ E. Marker is in Paris, Île-de-France, in Paris. Marker is on Rue Turgot, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Near the entrance of the Ecole de Garcons (boy's school). Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 Rue Turgot, Paris, Île-de-France 75009, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Square Louise-Michel (approx. half a kilometer away); Accès Guimard (approx. half a kilometer away); Square Aristade Caviaillé-Coll (approx. Église Saint-Vincent-de-Paul (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); A la Memoire des Cheminots de la Region du Nord (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Cour Cadet (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); La basilique du Sacré-Cœur (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Eglise Saint-Jean-l’Evangéliste (approx. 0.7 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Paris.
Also see . . . An article (in French) describing the efforts to memorialize French children killed in the Holocaust. The article, "Remember these 11,400 children", is written by the founder, Serge Klarsfeld, of Les Fils et Filles des Déportés Juifs de France (The Sons and Daughters of Jews Deported from France). It describes the organization's efforts to research, document and memorialize the Jewish children from France killed during the Nazi and Vichy regimes. The article describes the placing of markers in France near areas where Jewish children were deported to concentration camps. (Submitted on August 1, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
Additional keywords. Holocaust
Categories. • Education • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 230 times since then and 14 times this year. Last updated on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.