The Jewish community from Satu Mare commemorates every June the Jewish deported in the Auschwitz- Birkenau extermination camps. Since then 63 years have past but the tragedy of Jews from Satu Mare can not be forgotten.
Towards Auschwitz â€“ Birkenau started to leave on May the 19th 1944 six trains with approximately 3300 persons. In total 18863 Jews were deported. 14440 Jews from Satu Mare were killed. The survivors whom have come back to Satu Mare have preferred Alyia instead of the communist regime which was set up with the help of the Soviet Union.
Today the Jewish community from Satu Mare having as president Mr. Nicolae Decsei, although in small number are a very active community and doesnâ€™t forget to honor the memory of those who have disappeared in the Holocaust. Our old and agitated history can be found in the existed Synagogues. In 2004 the monument of Holocaust have been revealed which can be found in the court yard of the Synagogues from Decebal street see pictures .