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

Gate building / Torgebäude

 
 
Gate building / Torgebäude and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
1. Gate building / Torgebäude and Marker
Inscription.

Title is text

[French and Russian text not translated]

 
Erected by Buchenwald Memorial Foundation.
 
Location. 51° 1.266′ N, 11° 14.948′ E. Marker is in Buchenwald Memorial, Thuringia, in Weimarer Land Kreis (District). Touch 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. Camp Headquarters / Lagerkommandantur (within shouting distance of this marker); Inmates’ living quarters / Häftlingsunterkünfte (within shouting distance of this marker); Dog Compound / Hundezwinger (within shouting distance of this marker); Barrack / Baracke (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Polish Patriots / Polischen Patrioten (about 120 meters away); Crematorium / Krematorium (about 150 meters away); Guard Path of the SS Guard Detail (about 150 meters away); Camp Fence and the Watchtowers 3, 4 and 5, April 1945 (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buchenwald Memorial.
 
Also see . . .
1. Buchenwald Memorial Official Site
Gate building / Torgebäude and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
2. Gate building / Torgebäude and Marker
. (Submitted on August 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Buchenwald in USHMM Holocaust Encyclopedia. (Submitted on August 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Buchenwald: History & Overview. (Submitted on August 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Buchenwald Concentration Camp. (Submitted on August 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesWar, World II
 
Gate building / Torgebäude image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
3. Gate building / Torgebäude
Entrance to the former Buchenwald Concentration Camp
Gate building / Torgebäude Gate Slogan image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
4. Gate building / Torgebäude Gate Slogan
Jedem das seine / To each his own
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 271 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 25, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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