The Central Database of Shoah Victims' Names
Karel Polacek was born in Benesov, Czechoslovakia in 1880 to Fanny. He was a baker and married Elsa. Prior to WWII he lived in Benesov, Czechoslovakia. During the war he was in Benesov, Czechoslovakia.
Karel was murdered in the Shoah.
This information is based on a Page of Testimony (displayed on left) submitted by his relative.
During the Shoah, Jews were murdered in a variety of ways, among them gassing, shooting, burning, drowning or burial alive, exhaustion through forced labor, starvation, epidemic diseases, deprivation of medical care and minimal hygienic conditions, and more