By: Jemon Levi Jr.
Chelmno was made because hitler needed a way to push the Jews. If the Jews were caught they would be sentence to the killing centers. The officers would drive around in vans and left the exhaustion's pipes flow into the back where the Jews were. The camps was closed for health reasons.
10 facts:he first killing center
Made to get rid of jews
Was a mass killing center
They drove around in vans with jews in the back
Hermann Göring instructed Reinhard Heydrich to make a plan for the "final solution of the Jewish question"
The german police officers sentenced them to the killing centers if the jews were hiding
When the jews got to Germany the were not heard of anymore
After deportation trains arrived at the killing centers, guards ordered the deportees to get out and form a line
The victims then went through a selection process
A Nazi, usually an SS physician, looked quickly at each person to decide if he or she was healthy and strong enough for forced labor
1941- first killing operation
1941-1944- the Germans killed 152,000 people
1942-the police began deportations from the Lodz ghetto
1942-police authorities deported Jews
1943-the camps was taken down
1944-the Nazis destroyed chlmno
1945-the Germans abandoned the killing center
1945- Nazis murdered 45 of the last 48 Jewish prisoners
jutta Szmirgeld:father,died before the war began
grandmother:got taken away
henryk:married to jutta
Why is it important for people to know about my topic? Its important because people should remember how people caught holocaust!