Holocaust Remembrance Day in Poland
Holocaust Remembrance Day in Poland is held on April 19. Warsaw Ghetto Uprising remembered on April 19. This event in the second decade of the month April is annual. Help us
It is estimated, basing on the approximate data, that at least 232,000 children and young people were deported to Auschwitz, of whom 216,000 were Jews, 11,000 Roma, about 3,000 Poles, more than 1,000 Belarusians, and several hundred Russians, Ukrainians, and others. A total of about 23,000 children and young people were registered in the camp. Slightly more than 700 were liberated from Auschwitz in January 1945.
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