Commemoration of the mass grave at the Jewish cemetery, 2017

In 2017, Aleksander Schwarz from the Rabbinical Commission for Jewish Cemeteries in Poland located 2 mass graves of Holocaust victims at the Brzesko Jewish cemetery. The first grave was commemorated with a proper monument in autumn 2017.

01 Building the monument, July-August 2017

May and June 2017 were spent on completing the necessary formalities. On July 13, 2017, we obtained permission to rebuild the monument on the mass grave. Special thanks go to Damian Styrna, who put so much heart, talent and work...

02 Charity concert

On May 22, 2017, a charity concert of the "Jarmuła band" group from Krakow took place in the Municipal Culture Center in  Brzesko. All funds raised during the concert will be allocated to the reconstruction of the monument on the...

03 GPR study of the possible location of a mass grave at Brzesko Jewish cemetery

This storyof re-creation of the monument at the mass grave of Brzesko Holocaust victims started in February 2017, when Mrs Janina Kaczmarowska told me about a group of Jews who had been executed in Brzesko the next day after liquidation...