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Plauen (Dr. Th. Horn) Subcamp

November 9, 1944 – March 27, 1945

  • Aerial view of the former factory grounds Dr. Th. Horn in Plauen, 2018 (Flossenbürg Concentration Camp Memorial / Photo: Rainer Viertlböck)


50 men from Russia, France, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Germany, Belgium, Italy and Yugoslavia.

Forced labor and quarters

Producing optical instruments for the company Dr. Th. Horn (aviation technology).


13 guards. Detail leader Dziobaka was responsible for all the subcamps in Plauen.

Death toll

Six instances of death are documented in the registers.

Disbanding of the camp / end of the war

At the end of March 1945, the camp was disbanded and the prisoners were transferred to Lengenfeld.