Nazi victim Passmann. Born on February 28, 1878. She was one of the 86 victims of the medical experiments of August Hirt in KZ Natzweiler-Struthof. She and her husband fled to the Netherlands in 1934. She was arrested and sent to Mechelen, Belgium. In Auschwitz she was selected for the "skeleton exhibit" from August Hirt. She was killed in KZ Natzweiler-Struthof.
Known as the Tower of Faces this three-story tower displays photographs from the Yaffa Eliach Shtetl Collection. Taken between 1890 and 1941 in Eishishok, a small town in what is now Lithuania, they describe a vibrant Jewish community that existed for 900 years. In 1941, an SS mobile killing squad entered the village and within two days massacred the entire Jewish population. (rw)
Holocaust Museum, Israel. This "Hall of Names" provides the names and some photos of the 6 million Jews who died in the Holocaust of WWII. Sad, chilling, incredible.