2017 LVIV PHOTOS

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Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial
Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial

2017

Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial
Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial

2017

Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial
Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial

2017

Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial
Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial

2017

Staroyevreiska Street
Staroyevreiska Street

The "Jewish" Street which includes the Golden Rose Synagogue Memorial 2017

Former Jewish Hospital
Former Jewish Hospital

The hospital is now a maternity hospital. Stars of David can be seen in the dome as well as in the ironwork of the doors (although they're covered from the outside). 2017

Former Jewish Hospital
Former Jewish Hospital

View from the rear of the hospital. The hospital is now a maternity hospital. Stars of David can be seen in the dome as well as in the ironwork of the doors (although they're covered from the outside). 2017

Jewish Cemetery of Lviv
Jewish Cemetery of Lviv

These demolished headstones were likely returned to the site of the former old Jewish cemetery which is behind the former Jewish hospital from another cemetery site. 2017

Janowska/Yanivski Camp
Janowska/Yanivski Camp

Janowska was a labor camp on the outskirts of Lviv during the war. Over 100,000 Jews were murdered here, primarily in a ravine behind the camp. The rest were marched to the nearby Kleparov train station and then transported to the Belzec death camp. Today, the camp houses a prison. The large perpendicular structure is part of the original camp. 2017

Janowska/Yanivski Camp
Janowska/Yanivski Camp

Janowska was a labor camp on the outskirts of Lviv during the war. Over 100,000 Jews were murdered here, primarily in a ravine behind the camp. The rest were marched to the nearby Kleparov train station and then transported to the Belzec death camp. Today, the camp houses a prison. The large perpendicular structure is part of the original camp. 2017

Janowska/Yanivski Camp
Janowska/Yanivski Camp

Former SS barracks.

Janowska/Yanivski Camp
Janowska/Yanivski Camp

New sign erected near the ravine behind the camp where Jews were shot. 2017

Janowska/Yanivski Camp
Janowska/Yanivski Camp

Old sign near the ravine behind the camp where Jews were shot. 2017

Janowska/Yanivski Camp
Janowska/Yanivski Camp

Looking up towards the camp from the ravine where 100,000 Jews were shot.

Kleparov Train Station Plaque
Kleparov Train Station Plaque

Jews passed through Kleparov or boarded here from the Janowska camp and the ghetto bound for the Belzec death camp. 2017

Kleparov Train Station
Kleparov Train Station

Jews passed through Kleparov or boarded here from the Janowska camp and the ghetto bound for the Belzec death camp. 2017