Solemn inauguration in Brigittenau on October 7, 2016
The music group Avanim opened the ceremony with the song Eli, Eli, … and went on to embellish it by more songs.
Matthias Beier welcomed all family members, the initiators of a wall plaque and the District Council. District Councillor Florian Müller gave a very personal and touching speech. (Download)
Matthias Beier underlined the importance of the manifold support that Viennese people render to the Association. One possibility to support is to sponsor a Stone for a person with no surviving family members at all.
Joint visit to the new Stations
Great-granddaughter Amber Weinber and her grandmother initiated the Stone for Meier Raschkowan.
Rita Proweller from Australia commemorating her grandparents jointly with her family
Chava Rotman from Israel commemorating her grandparents jointly with her family. Download speech.
Peter Löwe, jointly with the housing community, initiated the wall plaque for all former inhabitants. Maria Hirsch read out what research on them revealed and put up a flower to each name.
Peter Bohm from England, together with his family (four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren), and his brother commemorate their grandparents.
Izak Paul from Israel commemorates his great-grandparents. As he could not come to attend the ceremony, Daliah Hindler read out the text he had written about his family.