Sobibor Revolt And Death Camp
By: Joey Worsham

Summary

Sobibor is a death camp during the holocaust and thousand die their.  Over 600 escaped from the camp. They killed over a dozen Germans were killed in the escape. the camp was then hidden with trees.

10 Interesting Facts

1.600 prisoners escaped.

2.Armed revolt caused escape.

3 Killed nearly 12 Nazi staff.

4.25,000 Jews Systematically murdered.

5. It proved Nazi death machine was not perfect.

6. Most Germans dead by 5.

7. Explosions and gunfire sounded during escape.

8. Had a few German police.

9.Happened October 13th.

10. 300 actually escaped during revolt.

A Timeline of my Topic

5 or More People Involved

A Hero Associated With Wy Topic

Thomas Toivi Blat was the one who helped organize the revolt

Sobior is a Nazi death  camp that killed over 25,000 people systematically but they were  not perfect because the Jews led a revolt against the Nazis and 600 of the Jews escaped and  the Nazis closed the camp

A hero with my topic

feldhendler because he helped 600 Jews escape and killed nazis

Why MY Topic Is Important

It show that the holocaust was not one giant nightmare for everyone and that some people escaped. Also that some people got home to their family. Plus that some people did get a happy ending but not all. That is why this topic is important people should also remember it so it does not happen again and we learn from it.

My Websites Used

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. United States Holocaust Memorial Council, n.d. Web. 29 May 2015.

"The Sobibor Revolt: "Death to the Fascists"" RSS. N.p., n.d. Web. 29 May 2015.

"Sobibor." United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. United States Holocaust Memorial Council, 20 June 2014. Web. 29 May 2015.

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