Memorial to Synagogue Destroyed by Nazis Smeared with Swastikas
Menu JTA Search

Memorial to Synagogue Destroyed by Nazis Smeared with Swastikas

Download PDF for this date

A memorial erected at the German city of Muenster to mark the site of a synagogue which had been destroyed by the Nazis November 9,1938 was desecrated twice on two successive nights last week, it was reported here today. The monument was covered with red-painted swastikas. The police have made no arrests.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund