Former Block 45. Photo: Moritz Meißner, Buchenwald Memorial Archives


11.04.2015 | 14:30 Uhr

Dedication of the commemorative stone for Spanish republicans at Buchenwald Concentration Camp
Inauguration / 11. 04. 2015 / 02.30 p.m. / Former Block 45, Buchenwald Memorial

About 500 Spanish inmates were interned at Buchenwald concentration camp. Most of them were soldiers of the republican army who had fought against General Franco in the Spanish civil war (1936-1939), but refugees, Jews and women were among them too. 39 of these prisoners died in the camp.

An initiative of Amical de Mauthausen i altres camps i de totes les víctimes del nazisme d’Espanya