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  • Mercury Marten

    Jews who had just undergone selection at Auschwitz-Birkenau and were classified as “not fit for work” wait in a grove before being gassed. The undressing rooms of the crematorium were not sufficient to handle the vast numbers of Jews arriving daily in the summer of 1944. Many had to wait beside the crematorium, exhausted and in a state of shock from the horrors of the journey and the selection process that they had just endured. The vast majority had no idea what fate awaited them.

  • Kristin N

    Jews who were classified as “not fit for work” waiting in a grove outside Crematoria IV before they were to be gassed. At this point, the Jews were exhausted and in a state of shock from the horrors of the journey and the selection process that they had just endured. The vast majority had no idea what fate awaited them. Photo: Yad Vashem The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority - Kleinmann Family Foundation Eleventh Annual Cegep Holocaust Symposium

  • Gitte Daphne Lætgaard Tinning

    Auschwitz, the last stop before the gas chambers (from the Auschwitz Album), KZ, 2 world war, NEVER FORGET, history

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