How Do People React To The Holocaust

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In late January, the fourth gas chamber is built for the horrid camp Auschwitz. And with the opening of the third camp, the daily containment of innocent corpses reach the saddening capacity of 4,756 daily. A massive escape from Sobibor (concentration camp) as Jews break out. 300 escaped, only 50 survived. Deaths then stop at Sobibor, after over 250,000 deaths. All traces of the death camp are then removed and trees are planted.

One major addition to the death toll of the Holocaust is the liquidation of the Kraków ghetto. Kraków was one of the huge five ghettos made by the Nazis. The liquidation had killed over 2,000 people, while they “transferred” another 2,000 Jews.

On April 6, 1944, the Nazis raid a french home in Izieu, France housing Jewish children. The children aged from five to seventeen, were watched by seven adults. The Gestapo- a secret police force for the Nazis- had pulled up in front of the orphanage. They trampled into the house, taking all the children. As a witness later recalled: 'I was on my way down the stairs when my sister shouted to me: It 's the Germans, run away! I jumped out the window. I hid myself in a bush in the garden. I heard the cries of the children that were being kidnapped and I heard the shouts of the Nazis who were carrying them away. ' 51 were arrested.
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July was the month in which the first work camp was liberated. Majdanek, also known as KL Lublin. Most of the Soviet prisoners at Majdanek were too brittle to work, even walk. Theoretically, all were dead by February

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