Schaulen concentration camp

Following the German occupation of this Lithuanian city in June 1941 (which was one-quarter Jewish in 1939), 1000 Jews were shot within the first weeks, after which two ghetto areas were established (in the Kaukas and Traku areas). Only 500 area Jews survived until liberation in 1944.

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Location: Šiauliai, Lithuania
Alternate Name(s):
Shavl, Shauliai, Šiauliai

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