Będzin (Bendin) Census of 1939 (ID: 20586)
The Nazis entered Będzin on September 4, 1939. By April 1942, 6,500 young Jews from Będzin, Sosnowiec, and other nearby towns were forced to labor camps. Thousands of "non-productive" Jews were deported to Auschwitz. By August 7, 1942, 30,000 Jews from Będzin and Sosnowiec had been deported to Auschwitz. Deportees from Będzin played a large part in the uprising in Auschwitz.
This database contains the names, birthdates, street addresses and occupations of 22,167 Jews, enumerated in a 1939 census of the city of Będzin (Bendin), Poland.
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