Ciechanowiec – grave no 1

Borough of Ciechanowiec, Wysokie Mazowieckie District, Podlaskie Voivodship

Type of place

Near the local cemetery in the Pólki suburb (a grave of 700 people.)

Information about the crime

One of the mass graves in the city is meant to be located near the local cemetery in the Pólki suburb. Between December 1943 and July 1944 approx. 700 people taken from hideouts and shot to death near the headquarters of the Schutzpolizei were meant to be buried there. (IPN BU 2448/41)


Contact and cooperation

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IPN BU 2448/41, Jewish war graves in Ciechanowiec.