Kraków – Płaszów Concentration Camp (Poland)

Kraków – Płaszów Concentration Camp (Poland)


The Płaszów or Kraków-Płaszów concentration camp was a Nazi German labour and concentration camp built by the SS in Płaszów, a southern suburb of Kraków, soon after the German invasion of Poland and the subsequent creation of the semi-colonial district of General Government across occupied south-central Poland.