Plaque Prisoncamp for Gypsies
(Germany - Nordrhein-Westfalen - Köln)
On this location was a camp where in total 1500 gypsies were imprisoned, on the terrain Schwarz-Weiß-Platz, of a sportsclub. From here, they were deported from 16 May 1940 on, to ghettos and extermination camps in Poland.
- Text: Fedor de Vries
- Photos: Elke Wetzig
Address and contactinformation
- Venloer Straße
- WWII grade:
Where is it?
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Point of interest
- Trail of Remembrance "May 1940 - 1000 Roma and Sinti" Unter Fettenhennen
- Remembrance Place Löwenbrunnen
- Trail of Remembrance "May 1940 - 1000 Roma and Sinti" Fleischmengergasse