showing the ghetto fence in Körmend
Deportation of the Jews, 1944
Rákoczi Ferenc utca
photo courtesy of the Hungarian National Museum and used with permission by Yad Vashem
|Körmend, prewar, a
photo courtesy of and used with permission by Yad Vashem
19 June 2005 11:30 a.m. Holocaust memorial remembering
victims of the Körmend Holocaust
by Ildikó Polgar
plaque; mounted 1 Jul 1990
Left side: "Here began the Ghetto. From here left 384 Jews to the death camps.
Right side: "At this place stood the Synagogue of the Körmend Jewish community.
It was built in 1865 in the classical style. It burned down on March 28, 1945.
Below: "Erected in memory by the Town Council of the City of Körmend"
of those deported to Auschwitz