Monthly Archives: August 2012

148th Day in Auschwitz #Holocaust – August 27, 1942 “123 boys, 109 girls and 396 women killed

in gas chambers – these families were from Malines, Belgium. The women registered and numbered in the camp started at 18449 to 18562. The men registered are at 61938-62038. Also on this day a transport of Jews from Slovakia is … Continue reading

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141 days in Auschwitz- 995 days to go # Holocaust August 21, 1942 A transport of Jewish Families from Drancy, France

arrives on the 21st transport from France. There are 1,000 people on this transport: 373 children below the age of 13. Only 45 women and 148 men are registered in camp, the rest of the deportees (817) are killed in … Continue reading

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138 days in Auschwitz 998 to go. #Holocaust Aug. 17, 1942: 2,000 men women and children are killed…

This is a transport from Sosnowitz, Poland–there is no selection. Everyone on the transport is killed in the gas chambers. 1,000 Jews from Malines also arrive in camp. This is the third transport from Belgium. It comes from Malines and … Continue reading

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134 Days in Auschwitz Rena #1716 has 1102 to go… #Holocaust Aug 13, 1942 999 Jews arrive from Malines, Belgium

This transport has 407 men, 79 boys, 445 women and 68 girls. After the selection 290 men and 228 women are admitted to camp; the other 481 deportees are killed in the gas chambers. (Note: that the historical record if … Continue reading

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