Bericht ueber den Untergang der Synagogengemeinde Elbing/ Report on the Destruction of the Elbing Synagogue
World War 2 and its aftermath was a tragic period for the inhabitants of Elbing Westpreussen (Elblag, Poland, today). It is essential to preserve and honor the history and travails of those people and their times. To quote:
“Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.”
“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”
It is in this spirit that I am pleased to announce, courtesy of the Leo Baeck Institute, ManyRoads is able to present a transcribed version of the
|Bericht ueber den Untergang der Synagogengemeinde Elbing|
(A Report on the Destruction of the Elbing Synagogue.)
This report was written by the last Rabbi of the Elbing Synagogue- Siegbert Neufeld. It details the final days of the Elbing Synagogue. You may download a copy of this report for your own personal use (Please honor and request rights for any reproduction use of these materials through the Leo Baeck Institute.).