Holocaust Tackk Assignment
Adolf Hitler grew to power in Germany, started the Nazi race and army, had a view of a perfect race of blue eyed blonde haired people , used the Jewish people as a scapegoat and told all Germany that Jewish people were responsible for all their problems. They captured all the Jews, put them into concentration camps and then killed all of them, either by gas chamber, and shooting.
Genocide- The deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular nation or ethnic group.
1 Nuremberg Law was that German and Jewish people were never to be married.
Kristallnacht(Night Of Broken Glass)
A serious of coordinated deadly attacks against Jews throughout Nazi Germany and Austria on 9-10 November 1938, carried out by SA paramilitary forces and non-Jewish civilians.
Even before the war began, the Nazis imposed forced labor on Jewish civilians, both inside and outside concentration camps. Thousands of prisoners died from exhaustion, starvation, and exposure.
Some of the most known labor camps and locations were: Auschwitz-Birkenau(Poland), Flossenburg(Germany), Dachau(Germany).
Conditions of Labor Camps: Prisoners lived in old brick barracks. Several hundred three-tier wooden bunk beds were installed in each building. Prisoners in the camp received meals three times a day.
Labor: A minimum working day of eleven hours in all concentration camps, leveling the ground, erecting new blocks and buildings, laying roads, and digging drainage ditches.
Methods of Mass Murder
Mass Shootings, Gassing Trucks, Extermination Camps- One of the most effective killing methods was by forcing Jews into gas chambers, where they were gassed to death using exhaust fumes or Zyklon B
Haiti in the early 1800s
Lots of Natural disasters, poverty, racial discord.