14.06.2020 History

June 14th is the date of the first transport to Auschwitz

On June 14, 1940, the first transport arrived in Auschwitz - Since 2006, June 14 became a Remembrance Day in Poland         

On June 14, 1940, the first transport carrying 728 Polish inmates from Tarnow arrived in Auschwitz.

298 of them survived the horror.

The last one of those inmates, Kazimierz Albin, died at the age of 96 on July 22, 2019.

Since 2006, June 14 became a Remembrance Day in Poland.              

 

Scheduled History

Event commemorating the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

We invite you to an event commemorating the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, which will be held on Monday, January 22, 2024, at the Mashmaut Center, 12 Hashmonaim St., Kiryat Motzkin.
22 01.2024 Events, History

‘Death for Humanity. The Ulma Family’ Exhibition

The Polish Institute Tel Aviv and the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Israel, invite you to take part in the 'Death for Humanity. The Ulma Family' exhibition.
03 12.2023 17 12.2023 Events, History

Inspiring culture – the Jewish Historical Institute

Thanks to the program called "Inspiring Culture" led by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Poland, we hosted in Israel a delegation of the Jewish Historical Institute from Warsaw
01 07.2023 History