Pocking DP Camp, Pocking, Deutschland

City Pocking
Country Deutschland


Pocking was the largest DP camp in the American Zone in Germany.
The DPs were housed in a former Luftwaffe camp, in wooden barracks with insufficient heating.
The camp was known for its bad sanitation, lack of food and bad living conditions.


Jakub Fridland served as director of the ORT School in Pocking.


In February 1949, the Pocking DP Camp was closed.


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