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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Birmingham
Town
Witton
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945): The Holocaust
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: May 1997
    Attended by: Mrs Magda Bloom , Mr Paul Oppenheimer MBE
  • Dedicated
    Date: May 1997
    Attended by: Rabbi Leonard Tann
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47991
Current location

Witton Jewish Cemetery
Warren Road
Witton
Birmingham
West Midlands
B44 8QH
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 08139 92946
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rough hewn Stone of Remembrance with a Star of David with a strand of barbed wire running through it is surmounted above the top corner of the stone.
Inscription
(HEBREW TEXT)/ THIS MEMORIAL IS DEDICATED/ TO THE SACRED MEMORY OF/ THE SIX MILLION JEWISH MARTYRS/ OF THE HOLOCAUST/ 1939 - 1945/ BIRMINGHAM JEWISH/ EX-SERVICE ASSOCIATION/ 1997 5757
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945): The Holocaust
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: depth 200 mm, height 1000 mm, width 600 mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Birmingham Jewish Ex-Service Association

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