Jewish Heritage Europe

Restored Białystok Pogrom Monument dedication

When:
August 11, 2024 all-day
2024-08-11T00:00:00+02:00
2024-08-12T00:00:00+02:00
Where:
Bagnowka Jewish Cemetery, Białystok
Wschodnia
Białystok
Poland
Restored Białystok Pogrom Monument dedication @ Bagnowka Jewish Cemetery, Białystok | Białystok | Województwo podlaskie | Poland

Inauguration of the massive pillar in the Jewish cemetery commemorating the scores of victims of the June 1906 pogrom and two 1905 massacres.

It was restored thanks to the efforts of the US nonprofit Bialystok Cemetery Restoration Fund.

Read the long essay by the cemetery’s historian Dr. Heidi Szpek about the pillar.