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Anastashia Cuddihy
Anastashia Cuddihy • 1 year ago

Jewish women and children walk to the gas chambers at Auschwitz-Birkenau. Note how even the youngest female has had her head shaven. The hair was collected and sent back to the heart of the Reich for use in the war effort. ~One of the most heart-wrenching photos ever taken. ~Ana

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