Schweinfurt German Expellees' Memorial Historical

Schweinfurt German Expellees' Memorial Historical (HM1W1I)

Location: Schweinfurt, Bayern 97421 Unterfranken
Country: Germany

N 50° 2.498', E 10° 13.88'

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{The marker consists of a plaque and an inscription on the monument on which the plaque is mounted.}


In dankbarem Gedenken an die Aufnahme von über 32.000 Heimatvertriebenem aus dem Sudetenland, Nieder- und Oberschlesien, West- und Ostpreussen, Pommern, dem Banat, Siebenbürgen, der Heimat der Donau Schwaben, und der Deutschen aus Russland nach dem 2. Weltkrieg in das von Bomben zerstörte Schweinfurt und im Landkreis Schweinfurt

[English translation:]
In grateful remembrance of the reception after World War II in bomb-damaged Schweinfurt and its surrounding county of the more than 32,000 persons expelled from their homelands in the Sudetenland (Czech Republic), Lower- and Upper Silesia (Poland), West and East Prussia (Poland, Russia, Lithuania), Pomerania (Poland), The Banat (Hungary), Siebenburg (Romania), the homelands of the Danube Swabians (Serbia, Romania), and Germans from Russia.
[Monument inscription:]
Wir gedenken der Millionen Deutschen Toten durch Flucht Vertreibung Internierung und Zwangsarbeit

[English translation:]
We commemorate the deaths of millions of Germans who died from expulsion, internment, and forced labor.
HM NumberHM1W1I
Year Placed2014
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at 5:02pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)29U E 411831 N 5543985
Decimal Degrees50.04163333, 10.23133333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 50° 2.498', E 10° 13.88'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds50° 2' 29.88" N, 10° 13' 52.8" E
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6 An den Brennöfen, Schweinfurt Bayern 97421, DE
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