Explore The Holocaust, World War, and more!

Explore related topics

Here is an aerial view of Auschwitz in 1944. This was the largest of all concentration camps built by the order of Heinrich Himmler.

Holocaust photograph: An aerial reconnaissance photograph of the Auschwitz concentration camp showing the Auschwitz I camp.

Liberated prisoners at Auschwitz concentration camp helping their buddy to walk out through the infamous gates with a help of Soviet doctor.

On January the Red Army liberated Auschwitz-Birkenau. Pictured here is a Soviet soldier walking with prisoners through Auschwitz’s gate. Above them is the slogan — a cruel lie — ‘Arbeit Macht Frei’ (‘Work Will Make You Free’).

Mauthausen-Following the liberation, freed prisoners pull down the eagle and swastika insignia from above the main entrance gate. The iron bars that once supported the eagle and swastika still remain above the main gate.

Holocaust: Photograph of Survivors Eagerly Pulling Down the Nazi Eagle Over Entrance to the Mauthausen concentration Camp. May 1945

Pouring out cement while building crematory and gas chamber III in Birkenau. Photo: SS. The picture was taken illegaly by a members of the Sonderkomando. It shows burning bodies of victims of mass extermination in Auschwitz II-Birkenau. (Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum Archives)

Pouring out cement while building crematory and gas chamber III in Birkenau. The picture was taken illegaly by a members of the Sonderkomando. It shows burning bodies of victims of mass extermination in Auschwitz II-Birkenau.

#OnThisDay 1940: Himmler orders the construction of a concentration camp in Oswiecim, Poland #Auschwitz

Himmler orders the construction of a concentration camp in Oswiecim, Poland

The new cemetery at Belsen, Germany on March 28, 1946, where 13,000 people who died after Belsen Concentration Camp was liberated are buried. (AP Photo)

New cemetery, Belsen, Germany, March 1946 - The people who died after Belsen Concentration Camp was liberated are buried here.

Gross-Rosen concentration camp, Rogoźnica, Poland. Pic by Michael Challoner, Auschwitz Study Group founder.

Pic by Michael Challoner, Auschwitz Study Group founder.

Auschwitz, Poland, Laborers bathing in one of the camps.

Auschwitz / Poland - Laborer`s bathing in one of the camp`s

Dachau Picture - U.S. Troops Watch a Passing Cart Laden with Corpses

The 20th Century

Dachau Picture - U. Troops Watch a Passing Cart Laden with Corpses

Neuengamme concentration camp, Germany

Neuengamme concentration camp perimeter along the Dove Elbe embankment

Pinterest
Search