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  • n. Plural form of crematorium.


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  • The idea for the panel, said co-owner Margie Scott Tucker, came from a statement made by Alan Kaufman, novelist, memoirist, influential in the Spoken Word movement and editor of The Outlaw Bible of American Literature: "When I hear the term Kindle, I think not of imaginations fired but of crematoria lit."

    Archive 2009-10-01

  • Separate ceremonies were held elsewhere in Germany, including at the Buchenwald concentration camp, where elderly survivors gathered, and at a new memorial in the former factory of the company that made the crematoria ovens for Auschwitz-Birkenau.

    German, Polish leaders honor Holocaust victims

  • Though I will bet the bloody Labour Party has prohibited that on health and safety grounds, and that they won't be able to cremate the body because crematoria aren't allowed to smoke any more.

    House Points: A review of The Rotten State of Britain

  • "It's all -- maybe not all fiction -- but most of it is," he said, adding that the gas chambers and crematoria at camps like Auschwitz would not have been capable of exterminating so many people.


  • Despite its rather idyllic sounding name (birch tree meadow), Birkenau housed gas chambers and four crematoria and therefore served as the main extermination unit of Auschwitz.


  • It helped save more than 200,000 Jewish refugees destined to Hitler's crematoria.

    Rabbi Abraham Cooper: True Heroes For Our Time And Beyond

  • ERFURT, Germany AP A new memorial is opening in Germany that examines the role played by educated professionals such as the engineers and architects who created the crematoria ovens for Auschwitz to help carry out the Holocaust.

    Memorial examines role of Auschwitz oven builders

  • By 1943, Topf & Sons had equipped the death camp with four crematoria where as many as 8,000 corpses could be burned in a day.

    Memorial examines role of Auschwitz oven builders

  • This service will provide access to our extensive database containing more than 1 million cemetery and crematoria records related to Glasnevin (Post 1898 Only), Dardistown, Newlands Cross and Palmerstown as well as Glasnevin Crematorium and Newlands Cross Crematorium.

    Glasnevin online Burial Search « Cork Genealogist

  • Appendix four of this council paper shows the breadth of the planned service review from child protection and housing to crematoria and staff parking.

    We're keeping a watch on cutbacks across the UK


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