This memorial is
situated at the entrance of the Zentralfriedhof Gate IV.
On Krystallanacht (9-10 Nov 1938)virtually all the
synagogues in Vienna and many people were murdered.
memorial (left) states:
"On the 17 Siwan 5747 (14 Jun 1987), the remains of the
Torah scrolls that were desecrated, torn and burnt by the
Nazi mobs were buried at this spot."
Chewra Kadisha Vienna,
This memorial also stands at the entrance to Gate IV and is
dedicated to all the Jewish soldiers and partisans who lost
their lives in World War II.
Text: "Hundreds of thousands of Jewish soldiers in the
Allied Armies, as well as thousands of Jewish partisans lost
their lives in the fight against despicable National
Hereby dedicated in their memory."
Memorial erected by
the family of children of Osias and Sara Schwarz, both of
whom perished in the concentration camps during the war.
"Both our parents
of bestial Nazi persecution
our Jewish faith.
Located at Vienna's
Judenplatz. The inscription reads:
"To the memory of the more than 65.000
Austrian Jews, who were murdered in the time from 1938 to
1945 by the national socialists."
The memorial (1998) represents and a hermetically locked
library turned outward. The shelves of the memorial appear
to be endless; the many books stand for the large number of
the victims and their life history; the contents of the
books remain hidden. The wing doors, which suggest the
possibility of coming and going into the library, in
reality, do not.