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168 days in Auschwitz #Holocaust #History – Sept 16, 1942 -1,371 men, women and children are killed in the gas chambers

this is a particularly gruesome day in the history of Auschwitz, as Commandant Hoss, SS 2nd Lt Hossler and Dejaco, go to Chelmo* where SS Col. Blobel “demonstrates machinery for incinerating bodies. The purpose is to find a process to … Continue reading

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162 days in Auschwitz – 974 days to go – #Holocaust Sept 10, 1942: 124 boys, 114 girls, 322 women die in gas chambers

This is┬áthe 8th┬átransport from Malines, Belgium. Of the 1,000 Jews who arrive from Belgium, only 21 men and 64 women are registered in the camp–the 715 other people are killed. Dr. Kremer nots in his diary “Morning present at a … Continue reading

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