|A street in the Bedzin Ghetto
|Jewish police in the Sosnowiec Ghetto
Modrzejow, near Sosnowiec
The final journey
transporting the Jews to railway carriages in
order to be exiled to Auschwitz
Remnants of the Bedzin cemetery in Czeladz
(Photographed by Majer Lancman [Tel Aviv], during his visit to Zaglembie in 1967).
|A scene from the mass funeral of the ashes
of Zaglembian martyrs taken from
Auschwitz, which were buried in the old Nachlat
Binyamin cemetery on Tisha B'av 5712 (1952)
Pall bearers: Josef Tzvi Heller, Majer Lancman and
David Zicher from the survivors of Sosnowiec, who miraculously saved a
container of ashes, whilst working as a prisoner near the
On the right, in a black suit Mordechai Hampel.
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