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Holocaust: Non-Jewish Victims of the Holocaust

Holocaust: Non-Jewish Victims of the Holocaust

A friend posted this Facebook. Grandma and Great Grandma's concentration camp tattoos. Grotesque. But sometimes history is. (OC) - Imgur

A friend posted this Facebook. Grandma and Great Grandma's concentration camp tattoos. Grotesque. But sometimes history is. (OC) - Imgur

Nazis DID MAKE SOAP USING !!!HUMAN FAT!!! Officials with Poland's Institute for National Remembrance (IPN) based their findings on a laboratory analysis of a piece of soap found in 1945 in the medical academy in Gdansk run by Nazi German Professor Rudolf Spanner. A new laboratory analysis of the soap revealed human fat was one of its components, spokesperson for the Gdansk branch of the IPN, Paulina Szumera, told Deutsche Presse-Agentur in a telephone interview on Friday.

Nazis DID MAKE SOAP USING !!!HUMAN FAT!!! Officials with Poland's Institute for National Remembrance (IPN) based their findings on a laboratory analysis of a piece of soap found in 1945 in the medical academy in Gdansk run by Nazi German Professor Rudolf Spanner. A new laboratory analysis of the soap revealed human fat was one of its components, spokesperson for the Gdansk branch of the IPN, Paulina Szumera, told Deutsche Presse-Agentur in a telephone interview on Friday.

Liberation of Kaufering IV sub-camp of Dachau near Hurlach. American soldier views bodies at Kaufering IV camp, May 1, 1945.

Liberation of Kaufering IV sub-camp of Dachau near Hurlach. American soldier views bodies at Kaufering IV camp, May 1, 1945.

Warsaw, Poland, A bunker in the ghetto, 1943

Warsaw, Poland, A bunker in the ghetto, 1943

Bergen Belsen, Germany, April 1945, A pile of bones.

Bergen Belsen, Germany, April 1945, A pile of bones.

Lodz, Poland, Deportees walking toward the Rodergast Station during deportation. Walking to their untimely and sad death

Lodz, Poland, Deportees walking toward the Rodergast Station during deportation. Walking to their untimely and sad death

"On the back of the photo is written, "Nazi Party members digging up American bodies at Berga." Berga an der Elster was a slave labor camp where 350 U.S. soldiers were beaten, starved, and forced to work in tunnels for the German government. The soldiers were singled out for "looking like Jews" or "sounding like Jews," or dubbed as undesirables, according to survivors. More than 100 soldiers perished at the camp or on a forced death march."

"On the back of the photo is written, "Nazi Party members digging up American bodies at Berga." Berga an der Elster was a slave labor camp where 350 U.S. soldiers were beaten, starved, and forced to work in tunnels for the German government. The soldiers were singled out for "looking like Jews" or "sounding like Jews," or dubbed as undesirables, according to survivors. More than 100 soldiers perished at the camp or on a forced death march."

An elderly Jewish woman bends over her stove while a man, his Star of David badge clearly visible, watches over her in the Kutno Ghetto

Haunting smile of girl facing the Holocaust: How Hitler's PERSONAL photographer captured for history the plight of the Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland

An elderly Jewish woman bends over her stove while a man, his Star of David badge clearly visible, watches over her in the Kutno Ghetto

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