Branch concentration camp Flossenburg - Holysov, Czech Republic, EU
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N 49° 36.356 E 013° 05.918
33U E 362627 N 5496553
Quick Description: Former German secluded female concentration camp.
Location: Plzensky kraj, Czech Republic
Date Posted: 9/13/2010 9:19:04 AM
Waymark Code: WM9P8T
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GA Cacher
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Long Description:
In the farmyards in the area of Novy Dvur, less than a mile from Holysov was in April 1944 opening of a branch Flossenburg concentration camp. The deplorable conditions here went through to 5000 inmates and prisoners. Surveillance are carried out commando SS. Concentration camp prisoners worked mainly in the race Werk II ammunition in the woods Horinov. Labour camp was liberated on 5. 5. 1945 Polish military units Brygady Swietokrzyskiej. At the present time is part of the camp on the reconstructed houses. Bulk, where they were housed prisoners, is commercially exploited.

Unfortunately access to the premises is not possible, one was on private property.

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