Stunning Document of Survival: Chava Rosenfarb's 1945 Bergen-Belsen Diary – Tablet Magazine

Stunning Document of Survival: Chava Rosenfarb's 1945 Bergen-Belsen Diary – Tablet Magazine

A group of German Jewish women in the Gurs prison camp, France. April 1941.

A group of German Jewish women in the Gurs prison camp, France. April 1941.

When Yehuda Koren and Eilat Negev heard of a family of dwarves snatched from the gas chamber by Josef Mengele, it sounded incredible. But how to verify the testimony of Holocaust survivors? And should you even try?

The dwarves of Auschwitz

When Yehuda Koren and Eilat Negev heard of a family of dwarves snatched from the gas chamber by Josef Mengele, it sounded incredible. But how to verify the testimony of Holocaust survivors? And should you even try?

Lodz, Poland, Jews awaiting deportation in a barrack on Krawiecka Street, 1942. They will be sent to a death camp and most selected for gas chambers. The others will die in slave labor, starvation, torture

Lodz, Poland, Jews awaiting deportation in a barrack on Krawiecka Street, 1942. They will be sent to a death camp and most selected for gas chambers. The others will die in slave labor, starvation, torture

A trail of sadness... Those that didn't survive the last days of Auschwitz II - Birkenau are carried to burial...1945

A trail of sadness... Those that didn't survive the last days of Auschwitz II - Birkenau are carried to burial...1945

Henryk Slawik  was executed by Nazi Germans in Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp on 26 August 1944. Sławik was a Polish politician in the interwar period, social worker, activist, and diplomat, who during World War II helped save over 5,000 Polish as well as Hungarian Jews in Budapest by giving them false Polish passports with Catholic designation.

Henryk Slawik was executed by Nazi Germans in Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp on 26 August 1944. Sławik was a Polish politician in the interwar period, social worker, activist, and diplomat, who during World War II helped save over 5,000 Polish as well as Hungarian Jews in Budapest by giving them false Polish passports with Catholic designation.

The ceremony commemorating the 69th anniversary of the liberation the concentration camp Stutthof.

The ceremony commemorating the 69th anniversary of the liberation the concentration camp Stutthof.

Holocaust: Photograph of Survivors in Bergen-Belsen Walking Near a Large Pile of Shoes

The 20th Century

Holocaust: Photograph of Survivors in Bergen-Belsen Walking Near a Large Pile of Shoes

Man that saved hundreds of children from the Holocaust surprised by them. Very touching.

Man that saved hundreds of children from the Holocaust surprised by them. Very touching.

Westerbork, Holland, Jews boarding a deportation train to Auschwitz. - Westerbork, Holland, 1942-1943, a personal album of camp commander Albert Konrad Gemmeker.

Westerbork, Holland, Jews boarding a deportation train to Auschwitz. - Westerbork, Holland, 1942-1943, a personal album of camp commander Albert Konrad Gemmeker.

Pinterest
Search