Citizens of Ludwigslust, Germany, inspect a nearby concentration camp under orders of the Airborne Division on May Bodies of victims of German prison camps were found dumped in pits in yard, one pit containing 300 bodies.
Nazi policy encouraged racially "acceptable" couples to have as many children as possible. Because of the number of children in this Nazi party official's family, the mother earned the "Mother's Cross." Germany, date uncertain.
The Forgotten Horror of Ravensbrück, the Nazi Concentration Camp for Women
In the Holocaust, over one million children under the age of 16 were murdered. This is a picture of a group of children imprisoned in Auschwitz. Most children who were deported to Auschwitz were killed in the gas chambers upon arrival.
23 Photos Of Life Inside The Nazis' Only All-Female Concentration Camp