Polish students clean up local Jewish cemetery in Zalewo Activists take care of site in north of country, which was home two some dozen Jewish families before World War II
WARSAW, Poland — Students of a school in northern Poland cleaned up the local Jewish cemetery and learned to read the Hebrew inscriptions on the gravestones.
The students in Zalewo were joined in the task by their teachers and a priest.
Before World War II, the town of Zalewo was located in Germany. A dozen or so Jewish families lived there. During the war the town was almost completely destroyed. A Jewish cemetery with some tombstones survived. Today, some 3,000 people live […]