The Holocaust in German-occupied Poland

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All information present, including locations, are thanks to Wikipedia. All information pulled from multiple locations, sourced below.

Sources:

Dr. Geoffrey Megargee and Center for the Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Wirtualny Sztetl Website: https://sztetl.org.pl/

Yad Vashem – The World Holocaust Remembrance Center: http://www.yadvashem.org/

POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews: http://www.polin.pl/en

Yad Vashem Encyclopedia of the Ghettos During the Holocaust, Guy Miron, 978-9653083455

Historical Atlas of the Holocaust, United States Holocaust Museum, 978-0028974514

Map Key


Ghettos
10,000 + imprisoned here
9,000 – 9,999 imprisoned here
8,000 – 8,999 imprisoned here
7,000 – 7,999 imprisoned here
6,000 – 6,999 imprisoned here
5,000 – 5,999 imprisoned here
4,000 – 4,999 imprisoned here
3,000 – 3,999 imprisoned here
2,000 – 2,999 imprisoned here
1,000 – 1,999 imprisoned here
1 – 999 imprisoned here
?? Unknown number imprisoned


Extermination Camps
exterminationcampcc Camp is meant to exterminate


Concentration Camps
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Camp focus is not particularly extermination


Satellite Camps

Work camp stemming off of concentration camp system


Massacre Sites

Site where mass killing occurred