Commemoration of the mass grave at the Brzesko Jewish cemetery, 2018

In autumn 2018, the new monument at the huge mass grave  at the Brzesko Jewish cemetery was unveiled.

01 Building the monument, summer 2018

Spring and early summer 2018 were spent on developing the project of the future monument and completing the necessary formalities. The author of the project was again Mr. Damian Styrna, and the inscription in Hebrew was proposed by prof. Jonathan...

02 Temporary wooden matzeva at the spot of future monument, September 2017

In May 2017, Aleksander Schwarz from the Rabbinical Commission  for Jewish Cemeteries in Poland conducted georadar analysis which confirmed location of a big mass grave at the Brzesko Jewish cemetery. It was also discovered that there is no grave under...