Ohrdruf, Germany, A pile of dead bodies, after the liberation,
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Lodz, Poland, Children and a teacher in a ghetto school. Children's lives were made to be as normal as possible. But that would be wiped away when they are forced into cattle cars and shipped to death camps and then gassed.
Citizens of Ludwigslust, Germany, inspect a nearby concentration camp under orders of the Airborne Division on May Bodies of victims of German prison camps were found dumped in pits in yard, one pit containing 300 bodies.
Ohrdruf, Germany, April A pile of bodies.
Ohrdruff, Germany, Bodies in the camp after its liberation by the British.
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Nordhausen, Germany, burned bodies of prisoners, 1945
After learning that his family, along with thousands of Jews of Polish origin in Germany, had been deported to the German-Polish border town of Zbaszyn, Herschel Grynszpan decided to assassinate a German official in protest on November 1938
Warsaw, Poland, Jews forced out of hiding places during the suppression of the revolt in the ghetto,
Woman selling bread in the ghetto, notice that by this time she has to cover the bread in a wire cage, or starving people would steal it.
Buchenwald death camp, Germany, Corpses of camp's inmates, after the liberation.
A break for midday soup for Jewish slave laborers. If you want to call it soup! It was mostly water with very few pieces of vegetables and meat. They received less than 1000 calories a day. They were worked and starved to death.
Starving children, By people were starving to death in the streets. People became inured to the sight of death. When a person died, other beggars would strip them of everything they possessed. The Nazi-designed Ghetto where Jews slowly died.
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A man shows a noose used for hanging in the Buchenwald concentration camp in April 1945