FALENICA : see WAWER in WARSAW Print

Falenica is a part of Wawer,a forested Warsaw district  in the far SE corner of the city. Located on the right bank of the Vistula, until 1951 it was a separate village. Before WWII, Falenica was a favorite location for summer cottages and houses. During World War II the Germans opened a Jewish ghetto. All inhabitants were transported to Treblinka in August 1942. Yizkor, [January 2013]

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