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Holocaust Memorial Place

 
 
Holocaust Memorial Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
1. Holocaust Memorial Place Marker
Inscription.
We Remember
The Six Million Jews Who Were
Murdered by the Nazis
During World War II – 1939 – 1945 (5699 – 5705)
Dedicated by The City of New Haven
The New Haven Jewish Federation

[ camp names inscribed on stones around the walls ]
Treblinka Chelmno Sobibor Mauthausen Theresienstadt Buchenwald Lwow – Janowska Drancy Natzweiler Ravensbruck Transnistria Jasenovac Westerbork Breendonck Klooga Stutthof Babi – Yar Ponary Bergen – Belsen Dachau Belzec Majdanek Auschwitz
 
Erected by The City of New Haven, The New Haven Jewish Federation.
 
Location. 41° 19.373′ N, 72° 57.288′ W. Marker is in New Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Whalley Avenue (Connecticut Route 63) and West Park Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Whalley Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Haven CT 06515, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Westville Soldiers' Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Cornelius S. Bushnell Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Robert Gardner Anderson Award
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By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
2. Holocaust Memorial Place
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Corporal Timothy Francis Ahearn (approx. 0.9 miles away); George Trevor (approx. 0.9 miles away); Judges Cave (approx. 1.2 miles away); Edward Robinson Smith (approx. 1.5 miles away); Eli Smith (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Haven.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Holocaust Memorial Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
3. Holocaust Memorial Place Marker
The New Haven Memorial
Tribute To The Six Million
Hon. Robert N. Giaimo   Congressman – Hon. Chairman
Hon. Frank Logue   Mayor - Chairman
New Haven Jewish Federation
Herbert D. Setlow   President
Lew Lehrer   Chairman Holocaust Committee
Augustus Franzoni   Architect
George Skolnick   Contractor
Holocaust Memorial Place Central Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
4. Holocaust Memorial Place Central Monument
The marker on the right is in Hebrew.
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By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
5. Holocaust Memorial Place Marker
Stones with Concentration Camp Names Around the Wall image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
6. Stones with Concentration Camp Names Around the Wall
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By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
7. Holocaust Memorial Place Marker
In memory of Arthur Spiegel, long time director of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven, whose dedicated efforts for the construction of this memorial were inspired by the survivors and all the peoples of this city. Through this monument, he has ensured that the memory of the Holocaust will be in the hearts and minds of all for generations to come.
Holocaust Memorial Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
8. Holocaust Memorial Place Marker
In Memory Of All
Innocent People
Who Perished
At The Hands Of
The Nazis
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By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
9. Holocaust Memorial Place Marker
In Tribute To All The
Righteous Gentiles
Who Risked Their Lives
To Rescue Jews
During The Holocaust
Bergen – Belsen image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
10. Bergen – Belsen
There are twenty four stones with a concentration camp name like this one.
Chelmno image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 11, 2010
11. Chelmno
There are twenty four stones with a concentration camp name like this one.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 848 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on March 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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