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Hof-Moschendorf Subcamp

September 3, 1944 – April 14, 1945

  • Aerial view of the former factory grounds in Hof-Moschendorf, 2018 (Flossenbürg Concentration Camp Memorial / Photo: Rainer Viertlböck)


Some 100 prisoners from Germany, Poland, Russia, and a further ten nations, including one Jew.

Forced labor and quarters

Repairing weapons (captured by the SS) for the SS Main Ordnance Office in a disused porcelain factory, where the prisoners were also quartered. According to the prisoners, the food and working conditions were considerably better than in the main camp.


Detail leader Ludwig Bauer and SS men.

Death toll

Four deaths

Disbanding of the camp / end of the war

A large number of prisoners were able to escape during the disbanding of the camp. From the some 60 remaining prisoners, 42 arrived in Dachau.