A few months later, uniformed Germans arrested their father. From toJews were deported to the camps from all over Europe, including German-controlled territory as well as those countries allied with Germany.
The women were executed singly by long-drop hanging and then the men in pairs. She also enjoyed riding on horseback through the camp.
Using the power that his position granted her, Koch developed a reputation for cruelty which was nothing short of unbelievable.
Under the Nuremberg Laws ofanyone with three or four Jewish grandparents was considered a Jew, while those with two Jewish grandparents were designated Mischlinge half-breeds.
Sommer was accused of injecting his victims with carbolic acid. At first, the Nazis reserved their harshest persecution for political opponents such as Communists or Social Democrats.
Already in poor health, this led to the deaths of about a third of the prison population. Inshe was transferred to Auschwitz concentration camp and later that same year to Birkenau. A few months later, uniformed Germans arrested their father. In this position, she oversaw three hangings.
Five more mass killing centers were built at camps in occupied Poland, including Chelmno, Sobibor, Treblinka, Majdanek and the largest of all, Auschwitz-Birkenau. I struck at least two prisoners every day.
Read more disturbing accounts in Doctors From Hell: He also injected chloroform into the hearts of twins, to determine if both siblings would die at the same time and in the same manner.
Following the war, she fled but was captured, tried and later executed for her crimes. Summary Stories Gallery No other Nazi concentration camp is as well known for the atrocities committed within than the Auschwitz-Bikenau camp.
Even hardcore soldiers found it impossible to witness what went on in these death camps. On January 20,he was named chancellor of Germany. And I remember having a high fever, because I know they were taking my temperature, somebody was.
She was later transferred to Auschwitz as a supervisor. Georg Konrad Morgen, a judge, to investigate alleged misconduct by the guards at Buchenwald. Induring a second trial, she died at the age of. Next to Dachau, Sachsenhausen, Buchenwald, Flossenbürg, Mauthausen and the women's camp of Ravensbrück, Auschwitz was the seventh Nazi concentration camp.
The entire area consisted of. Irma Grese, aka Beast of Belsen, was convicted of crimes she committed while at Auschwitz and Bergen–Belsen. Irma’s story was typical, she wanted to be a nurse, but was rejected.
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