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The Holocaust was the systematic, bureaucratic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of approximately six million Jews by the Nazi regime and its collaborators.
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The following types of waymarks will be accepted.
1. Memorials & Monuments
2. Holocaust Educational Centers
3. Museums
4. Concentration Camps
5. Locations – Supporting documentation a requirement
6. Historical Marker (independent of above)
7. Holocaust Libraries or libraries dedicated to the Holocaust
8. Certain cemeteries
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1. It is suggested the title of the waymark could be as follows:
Name of Waymark – City/State or Country
Please capitalize proper nouns

2. Please attempt to write the short description in complete, grammatically correct sentences.

3. A long description is required. The long description shall contain complete sentences and be grammatically correct. It is our expectation the following be included:

  • A complete description of the waymark

  • Dedication date

  • Who or what group is responsible for the waymark

  • Describe the significance of the waymark

  • The relationship of the location (town, city, country, etc.) to the Holocaust if one exists. Perhaps there is a large Jewish population for example.

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5. Any pertinent memorial text will be typed up in the appropriate field.

6. Photos: one of memorial, one close-up of any written portion of memorial, one of general area. This is non-negotiable.

7. All sources MUST be documented. If you plagiarize, the waymark will be denied.

8. Your personal thoughts and anecdotes on the waymark.

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The HolocaustSan Juan Holocaust Memorial - Old San Juan Puerto Rico

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San Juan Holocaust Memorial

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Puerto Rico

date approved: 11/28/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustGedenktafel Stadtmauer Salhofplatz - Lahnstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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[DE] Gedenktafel an der Stadtmauer Salhofplatz in Lahnstein. [EN] Commemorative plaque at the Salhof square in Lahnstein.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 11/28/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustHolocaust-Erinnerungsmal, Bad Nauheim - Hessen / Germany

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Das Holocaust-Erinnerungsmal in Bad Nauheim ist ein Projekt der "Arbeitsgemeinschaft Geschichte Bad Nauheim" und der "Bürgerstiftung ein Herz für Bad Nauheim".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 11/28/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustBernhard Lichtenberg - Righteous among the Nations - Berlin, Germany

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A German Catholic priest who has been awarded the title of Righteous among the Nations by the State of Israel and Yad Vashem

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Berlin, Germany

date approved: 10/28/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustMahnmal zerstörte Synagoge - Hildesheim, Niedersachsen, Germany

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Ein Mahnmal zur Erinnerung an die zerstörte Synagoge von Hildesheim am Lappenberg. A memorial to commemorate the destroyed synagogue of Hildesheim at Lappenberg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member matefreund

location: Niedersachsen, Germany

date approved: 10/22/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustHeckscher Monument - Sleen NL

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Heckscher Monument, a memorial to the Heckscher family and all Holocaust victims located behind the Reformed Church, Brinkstraat 7, in Sleen, The Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 10/15/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustJan Karski - Kotor, Montenegro

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This is a memorial dedicated to Jan Karski, "the man who tried to stop the Holocaust"

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Torgut

location: Bosnia and Herzegovina

date approved: 10/15/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustDenkmal für die Opfer des Faschismus - Wermsdorf, Saxony, Germany

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A monument to the victims of fascism at burial place of during the death march in Wermsdorf murdered KZ prisoners.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member matefreund

location: Sachsen, Germany

date approved: 9/8/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustMahnmal ehemalige Synagoge Remagen - RLP - Germany

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Mahnmal an der ehemalige Synagoge Remagen

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/7/2016

last visited: never

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The Holocaust"Book Marks" - Bonn/Germany

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"Book Marks" - Commemorating the Burning of the Books on 10 May 1933 - is a memorial to the book burning at "Marktplatz" in front of the old town hall in the center of Bonn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Maisi2

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 8/7/2016

last visited: 10/23/2016

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The HolocaustEhemalige Synagoge Beuel - Bonn, Germany

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Monument in memory of the former Synagogue in Beuel and to the destruction of the Jewish Community in November 1938.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Maisi2

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 7/28/2016

last visited: 8/21/2016

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The HolocaustEuthanasia Centre - Brandenburg, Germany

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N 52° 24 40.79 E 012° 33 01.04

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Brandenburg, Germany

date approved: 6/22/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustGedenktafel Familie Bamberger / Konfektionsgeschäft Bamberger & Hertz - Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

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Gedenktafel an der Goethestraße Ecke Grimmaische Straße am so genannten Königsgebäude. Memorial plaque at the Goethestraße corner Grimmaische Straße at the so-called Königsgebäude.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member matefreund

location: Sachsen, Germany

date approved: 6/22/2016

last visited: 7/12/2016

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The HolocaustGedenktafel zur 'Polenaktion' - Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

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Memorial plaque at the former Polish Consulate in Leipzig, where about 1300 Polish Jews found protection during the 'Polenaktion' in 1938.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member matefreund

location: Sachsen, Germany

date approved: 6/22/2016

last visited: 7/26/2016

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The HolocaustOdessa Holocaust Memorial - Colma, CA

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The Odessa Holocaust Memorial in Colma, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/2/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustMonument Michael Lustig - Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, België

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This monument is in memorie of the executed Jews in Ghent.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GEO-BREIN

location: Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 5/2/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustEternal Home Cemetery Memorial - Colma, CA

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A memorial at Eternal Home Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/2/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustMonument aux éléves déportés - Paris, France

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[FR] Sur le mur de l'école élémentaire publique Simon Bolivar est fixée une plaque à la memoire des élèves juifs déportés. [EN] Fixed to the wall of the Simon Bolivar elementary school is a plaque in memory of deported Jewish students.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustRavensbrück Monument - Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Located in Amsterdam's Museum Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 5/9/2011

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The HolocaustGypsy Monument Hell and Fire - Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Located on the field near the Van Gogh Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 5/9/2011

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The HolocaustDer graue Bus - Ravensburg, BW, Germany

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The grey bus is a monument for the victims of the "Euthanasie" 1940/41 in the former remedial institution of Weißenau in Ravensburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member [somnambulist]

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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The HolocaustMahnmal für die Opfer nationalsozialistischer Verfolgung - Hamburg, Germany

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This memorial is located at the cemetery of Ohlsdorf.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Arnos99

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: 6/26/2016

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The HolocaustThe memorial plaque to Holocaust victims - Starovicky, Czech Republic

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CS: Pametní deska Obetem holokaustu // EN: The memorial plaque to Holocaust victims

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Olii05

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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The HolocaustKrakow Ghetto Wall - Krakow, Poland

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Small sections of the wall still remain today, one part is fitted with a memorial plaque, which reads "Here they lived, suffered and perished at the hands of Hitler's executioners. From here they began their final journey to the death camps."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Małopolskie, Poland

date approved: 11/29/2015

last visited: 6/15/2013

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The HolocaustSchindler Factory - Krakow, Poland

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This plaque mounted on the exterior wall of Oskar Schindler's factory was put here by the Jewish Community Council of Krakow and the Students and Faculty of Albion College (Michigan, USA)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Małopolskie, Poland

date approved: 11/26/2015

last visited: never

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