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September 7, 2011

The last remaining piece of the Warsaw ghetto wall

Filed under: Holocaust — Tags: , — furtherglory @ 6:54 am

My photo of the last remaining piece of Warsaw ghetto wall

I signed up for GBTV yesterday and learned that when Glenn Beck went to Poland in July this year, he included a visit to the remains of the Warsaw ghetto wall.  He was surprised to find that the wall was so high.

The last remaining piece of the wall is ten feet high, as shown in my photo above, taken in 1998 on my first visit to Poland. According to my tour guide, parts of the wall which connected two buildings, such as this remaining section, were built higher than the rest of the wall, which was mostly lower than 10 feet.  Apparently Beck’s tour guide forgot to tell him that.   (more…)