Auschwitz: the larges death camp

the Auschwitz was a Nazi death during the holocaust Auschwitz was first made to hold and kill prisoners . At least 1.1 million prisoners died at Auschwitz, around 90 percent of them Jewish; about 1 in 6 Jews killed in the holocaust  died at the camp.Others deported to Auschwitz were 150,000 poles 23,000 roman and solviet prisoners of war.

:#1 hundred forty-four prisoners are known to have escaped from Auschwitz successfully,

# 2 Jewish people were excluded from public life on September 15th, 1935 when the Nuremberg Laws . These laws also stripped German Jews of their citizenship and their right to marry Germans,

#3 Two-thirds of Jewish people living in Europe at the time of World War II were killed by Nazis,

#4 British troops liberating Bergen-Belsen found that the Nazis had experimented using human skin for lampshades

#5 Heinrich Himmler was the Nazi leader more directly than any other officer during the Holocaust. He made Dachau, the first concentration in Eastern Europe. Himmler was captured by the British at the end of the war, but he committed suicide before he could be brought to trial

#6 The Nazis used the term the Final Solution to refer to their plan to murder the Jewish people.

#7 Jews were forced out of their homes and moved into smaller apartments, often shared with other families.

#8 When the Nazis decided to kill the remaining Jews in a ghetto they would "liquidate" a ghetto by boarding the last Jews in the ghetto on trains.

#9  In some of the large ghettos, 1,000 people per day were loaded up in trains and sent to either a concentration camp or a death camp

. #10 After Kristallnacht in 1938, the persecution of Jews became more organized. This led to the increase in the number of Jews sent to concentration camps.Jewish people - people being unlawfully prosecuted and killed


Oscar Schindler was a germen spy credited with saving 1200 Jewish people by employing them in his enamelware

this is important because people should know about the evil  that happen at the camp

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