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Auschwitz concentration camp

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Auschwitz concentration camp was a network of German Nazi concentration camps and extermination camps built and operated by the Third Reich in Polish ...

Auschwitz - United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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The Auschwitz concentration camp complex was the largest of its kind established by the Nazi regime. It included three main camps. All three camps used ...

Auschwitz - World War II - HISTORY.com

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Auschwitz, also known as Auschwitz-Birkenau, opened in 1940 and was the largest of the Nazi concentration and death camps. Located in southern Poland, ...

poland-auschwitz-birkenau-death-camp - Holocaust Concentration ...

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Entrance to the infamous Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp which operated 4 gas chambers where 6000 people were put to death each day by the Nazi regime.

Auschwitz | concentration camp, Poland | Britannica.com

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Jul 30, 2015 ... Nazi Germany's largest concentration camp and extermination camp. Located near the industrial town of Oświęcim in southern Poland (in a ...

History / Auschwitz-Birkenau

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The first transport of Poles reached KL Auschwitz from Tarnów prison on June 14, 1940. Initially, Auschwitz was to be one more concentration camp of the type ...

Auschwitz, Nazi death camp

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Information about the concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, situated in Oswiecim.

Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination

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Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940- 1945). The fortified walls, barbed wire, platforms, barracks, gallows, gas ...

Holocaust History - Auschwitz-Birkenau Extermination Camp - Yad ...

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Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest of the concentration and extermination camps established on Polish soil, served concurrently as a labor camp and as a center ...

Auschwitz Concentration Camp - 20th Century History - About.com

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Auschwitz has become a symbol of death, the Holocaust, and the destruction of European Jewry. Dates: May 1940 -- January 27, 1945. Camp Commandants: ...

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History & Overview of Auschwitz-Birkenau | Jewish Virtual Library

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"Lebensgefhar" (danger of death) ... to the main camp in Auschwitz began to operate at the ...

Auschwitz: a short history of the largest mass murder site in human ...

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Jan 27, 2015 ... On 27 January 1945 Soviet soldiers entered the gates of the Auschwitz concentration camp complex in south-west Poland. The site had been ...

Auschwitz-Birkenau Extermination Camp (Poland) - JewishGen

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The Auschwitz complex was divided in three major camps: Auschwitz I main camp ... The estimated number of deaths: 2.1 to 2.5 million killed in gas chambers , ...