Jewish Holocaust Memorial (Martyrs Memorial)Print Page
Memorial commemorates the victims of the Nazi Holocaust of World War Two.
The Holocaust was the genocide of approximately six million European Jews during World War II, a programme of systematic state-sponsored extermination by Nazi Germany. Two-thirds of the population of nine million Jews who had resided in Europe before the Holocaust were killed.
|Address:||Necropolis Drive, Rookwood Necropolis, Rookwood, 2141|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.869767|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Monument Designer:||Harry Seidler|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||Circa 1970|
IN MEMORY OF SIX MILLION JEWS KILLED BY THE NAZIS DURING THE WAR 1939-1945
MAY THE WORLD NEVER AGAIN WITNESS SUCH INHUMANITY OF MAN AGAINST MAN
(inscription also in Hebrew)