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The site includes one cenotaph of a American B-17 Crewmember killed while attempting to escape after being shot down in 1944


Olszyny 18 , 43-626 , Jawiszowice , , Lesser Poland , Poland

The site is located in the Jawiszowice Community Cemetery (Cmentarz komunalny). Jawiszowice is part of the town of Brzeszcze. Jawiszowice is a village in Oświęcim County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship (Province) in southern Poland, 12 kilometers south of Oświęcim (Auschwitz). The site on the Auschwitz “Route of Remembrance” (TRASA PAMIĘCI) and is located inside the large cemetery along this route; the grave is marked with an informational panel.

Map reference (click on pin to see Lat/Long):

49.958272 19.134776 Olszyny 18

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