Röttingen 1298, The Jewish community fell, as the first victim, to the Rindfleisch massacres.

In short about these massacres, we read “The Rintfleisch or Rindfleisch movement was a series of massacres against Jews in the year 1298. The event, in later terminology a pogrom, was the first large-scale persecution in Germany since the First Crusade.”

Rindfleisch is the name or nickname of the person in charge of this movement. He was eventually hanged.

Source: Wikipedia

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