The sign at the bottom says that this is the site where four primary school boys were killed by the Germans in 1944 when their papers were collected and things weren't "in order." Two were 12, one was 13, the last was 14.
Ostrava October 23rd 2010 Nazdar!
It’s been a little while since my last update, but this past week has been so absolutely insane that this is my first time to sit down and have a few free minutes to do something besides work, etc. Well, here we go.
Last Friday morning, I hopped on the train and started my four hour journey into the east. Although Havlíčkův Brod lies right along the stretch between Prague and ... read more
Europe » Czech Republic » Moravian-Silesian Region » Ostrava Following the First World War, the closely related Czechs and Slovaks of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire merged to form Czechoslovakia. During the interwar years, the new country's leaders were frequently preoccupied with meeting the demands of ot... ... read more