remember the story in Yaffa Eliach’s “Chassidic Tales of the Holocaust” of the Bluzhover Rebbe lighting the Chanukah light in Bergen Belsen. It was after a selection and the live skeletons gathered near the pile of newly massacred. The story, as the photo below, is testament to the strength of the human spirit and the strength of the Jewish people Field, Wwii, Transitional Camps, Jewish History, Kamp Westerbork, Dutch History, Concentration Camps, Ww2 Holocaust, Westerbork Transitional
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.
"March of the Living" People sit on the rail of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp, in Oswiecim, as they take part in the annual "March of the Living". The annual March of the Living, which commemorates the six million Jews killed during the Holocaust, was launched in 1988, drawing thousands of people from around the world, including Jewish youth and elderly Holocaust survivors.
This is a photo from an event called Kristallnacht, where rioters who were instigated by the Nazi regime, destroyed and marked Jewish businesses. Jews were forced to only buy from other Jewish run stores marked with the Star of David and the word “Jew.” This relates to the picture of a man kicking a Jewish person from the store out onto the street, further showing segregation. Boycott Jews April 1 1933[Print Photo].Retrieved from en.wikipedia.org/...