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Collapse panel 1. Cemetery Location & Access
Cemetery ID:  11658
Cemetery Name:  Zory Mass Grave
Location Vis-À-Vis Above Named Town:  In center of town
Address 1:  At the Catholic cemetery - Osińska St.
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Latitude:  50.0404 
Longitude:  18.6941 
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Accessed By:  Turning directly off a public road
Details Of Access:  Access by going through Catholic cemetery.
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Cemetery Opening Hours:  All the time during the day.
Currently In Use:  Yes
Collapse panel 2. Information on the Jewish Community
City/Town/Village Name:  Zory
Alternative Names:  Sari (Latin), Sohrau (German), Żory (Polish), Žory (Czech)
Country:  Poland
Region:  Zory County - Silesian Voivodeship
Latitude:  50.05 
Longitude: 18.7 
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Current General Population:  25000 - 100000
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Collapse panel 3. Location, Markers, Access & Security
Description Of Cemetery Location:  urban
Situated:  on flat land
Isolation Detail:  part of a municipal cemetery
Additional Details:  Around mass grave are Catholic graves.
Road / Entrance Sign:  Yes
Language Of Sign:  Polish
Sign Text:  Miejsce pamięci narodowej. Mogiła męczenników oświęcimskich. translation: National memorial place. Grave of the martyrs of Auschwitz.
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The Sign Mentions:  the Holocaust
Cemetery Entrance:  gate
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Cemetery Boundary:  a fence
Additional Comments:  Fence only around Catholic cemetery. No special fence for mass grave.
Access:  open to all
The Cemetery Is Visited:  occasionally
Visited By:  local residents
Current Owner Of Cemetery:  Regional Government
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