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    Jack & Ina Polak sparked a love affair while in the same concentration camp, exchanging love letters over the course of being held captive. They married after being liberated, and have stayed together over 60 years.

    August 1943: Felice Schragenheim, a Jew living in Berlin, and Lilly Wust, mother of 4 and wife of a Nazi soldier, had a private picnic and took a few photos of themselves as a couple. That night, Felice was arrested by the Gestapo. She died at 22 in a concentration camp; Lilly lived into her 90's. The 1999 film "Aimée & Jaguar" tells the story of their passionate affair in wartime Berlin.

    As a rule pregnant Jewish women were killed in the gas chamber. It was a big surprise that after the liberation of Kaufering I Concentration Camp the US army found seven women with their babies.

    Hero ♥ Mr. Joe Lozito, it is because of people like you that our world is still good. :) NYPD has no right to take credit for taking down the serial killer who almost killed this man!! Repin!! So inspiring :)

    Love against the odds: Mary's father threw her out when she decided to marry Jake, they have been happily married for 63 years

    The concentration camp in Sisak consisted mostly of children. They took children away from their parents and attempted to re-educate them. Instead, many were beaten, died of disease, and starved to death. Red Cross employees teamed up with Yugoslavs and tried to smuggle out as many as children as they could, saving their lives.

    *Real life* love stories from Titanic. Sorry, Jack and Rose. You're not nearly as exciting as these...

    The truly inspiring story of Lou Xiaoying, age 88, a Chinese rubbish collector who saved and raised THIRTY babies abandoned at the roadside.

    When troops liberated the concentration camps they were unprepared for what they encountered. Here a U.S. soldier holds a victim of Nazi terror sobbing in relief of his liberation.

    WWI, 1917

    Last victim of Treblinka: He survived SEVEN Nazi concentration camps... but the nightmare caught up with him 44 years after starting a new life #DailyMail This just proves that the horrors witnessed by the survivors of the Holocaust never truly leave them. They can never escape what they saw. I just hope he is now at peace. He, along with others, will be remembered and honored in the March of Remembrance. #Holocaust #MarchofRemembranceHouston

    Never forget the cruelty!

    WW2: May 1945. KZ Gusen, Austria. The body of camp commandant Franz Ziereis, who was killed by inmates during the camp's liberation.

    Legend has it that In the late 1880s, the body of a 16-year-old girl was pulled from the Seine. She was apparently a suicide. A Paris pathologist ordered a plaster death mask of her face. Ironically, in 1958 the anonymous girl’s features were used to model the first-aid mannequin Rescue Annie, on which thousands of students have practiced CPR. Though the girl’s identity remains a mystery, her face, it’s said, has become “the most kissed face of all time.”

    This Korean War veteran and quadruple amputee defied doubters and married his sweetheart in the 1950s. A truly inspiring story!

    At Auschwitz, Livia Rebak was branded with the number 4559. Now her grandson, Daniel Philosof, has the same tattoo.

    The immediate reaction of German POWs upon being forced by the US Army to watch to the uncensored footage of the concentration camps shot by the US Signal Corps.

    Simone Arnold-Leibster. When her parents were put into concentration camps for refusing to 'Heil Hitler', at the age of 11 she was arrested by juvenile authorities and put into a Nazi penitentiary home. For two years she was forbidden to talk and was forced to do hard labor. At the end of the war, she was reunited with her parents, rebuilt her life and went on to devote her life to teaching others the value of 'loving your enemies and praying for those persecuting you'....

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    Anne Frank poses in 1941 in this photo made available by Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, Netherlands. In August of 1944, Anne, her family and others who were hiding from the occupying German Security forces, were all captured and shipped off to a series of prisons and concentration camps. Anne died from typhus at age 15 in Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, but her posthumously published diary has made her a symbol of all Jews killed in World War II. (AP Photo/Anne Frank House/Frans Dupont)

    In 1967, Kathrine Switzerwas the first woman to enter and complete the Boston Marathon as a numbered entry. She registered under the gender-neutral name of “K.V. Switzer”. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” however, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire Marathon. These photographs taken of the incident made world headlines.