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    Concentration Camps For my Holocaust project I focused on the 3D model of an concentration camp . I chose the camp Auschwitz because it was so much bigger and it was known for its atrocities ( extremely wicked or cruel acts.) The camp opened up in 1940, it’s located in southern Poland and was home to political prisoners initially. The camp served three main purposes. One being to, imprison enemies of the Nazi ,the second was to provide supply of forced labor and the last reason was to eliminate

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    More than 1.1 million prisoners died in the Auschwitz concentration camp. That’s nearly 700,000 more people dead than deaths caused by guns yearly. There were many punishments for the prisoners. The punishment of the Auschwitz prisoners had been so cruel and the living conditions were unbelievable. There were many different types of ethnicities in this concentration camp. Life for these prisoners at the Auschwitz concentration camp had been incredibly scary and horrific. There were many different

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    Auschwitz Concentration Camp The Nazis thought concentration camps were a good way to detain individuals, one of the largest and most outrageous concentration camps was known as Auschwitz, millions of people died and few survived. Auschwitz had three major death camps, Auschwitz I was where medical and chemical experiments were done. Poland’s first and largest concentration camp, established in 1940 by SS authorities was known as Auschwitz. It was a detention center used by the Nazi Regimes as a

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    The Auschwitz concentration camp was a network of concentration and extermination camps built and operated by Nazi Germany in Poland during World War II. It consisted of Auschwitz I, II, III and fortyfive satellite camps. The camp was staffed by 7,000 members of the German Schutzstaffel. Twelve percent were later convicted of war crimes and some were executed. Auschwitz I was the original concentration camp. Auschwitz II, Birkenau, was a combination of a concentration camp and an extermination

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    Auschwitz was a German concentration camp that was used in 1940 through 1945. This facility was originally a Polish barracks, once Poland lost the western region of their territory this barracks was transformed into a camp. Once the Germans had seized this location they decided to expand the camp. There were 3 main buildings, and would eventually be the largest concentration camp in the Nazi Army. This location was used to house mainly Poles, Roma, Jews and a few other nationalities. During the first

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    Nazi run concentration camp known as Auschwitz. The most nefarious of the Nazi camps, Auschwitz was made up of three individual camps plus sub camps which allowed it to perform mass murder, degradation, and theft of belongings more effectively than any other concentration camp used for Hitler’s Final Solution. After interpreting the activities that occurred and Auschwitz I, Auschwitz-Birkenau, and Auschwitz III, it can be determined without hesitation that Auschwitz Concentration Camps were perpetrators

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    Auschwitz Concentration Camp Auschwitz concentration camp was the largest of its time. This camp originated with only the man Camp Auschwitz I. But over time the camp grew and had three main camps at one point. Within these camps prisoners were used for manual labor and experimental research. One of these three camps actually acted as a killing center for a period of time. Auschwitz I was not far from the Polish town of Krakow. The three different parts of Auschwitz all got their own name. In

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    order to do this, he decided to set up concentration camps. These camps would feed the Jews a miniscule amount of food, humiliate them, and overwork them. One of the most notorious of these camps was known as

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    In 1945 jews and many others types of people were taken from their homes, apartments, and other places and were taken to concentration camps. concentration camps where they kept them to kill, torture, and just to make them feel horrible and even worse. Auschwitz was one of the most well known camp it was more of a death camp in was first opened in April of 1940. It was more that 3.5 miles long so it was pretty big. Did you know that more than 6 million jews were killed in the holocaust yes I am amazed

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    Nazi Concentration Camps No food. Crammed with hundreds of people in the same room. Following orders exactly to stay alive or not be beaten. Prisoners in Nazi Concentration Camps had to survive these horrific conditions for years. The works, Night, by Elie Wiesel, Life in a Nazi Concentration Camp, by Don Nardo, and "Auschwitz Concentration Camp", by Franciszek Piper, describe the conditions of these camps from multiple survivors ' viewpoints. Survival for Jews in Nazi Concentration Camps was seemingly

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    Concentration Camps When Adolf Hitler was in power, he set up approximately 20,000 Concentration Camps. The first one Hitler set up was in Poland, 1941. Out of all the Concentration Camps, Auschwitz was one of the worst. It was a labor camp, but it was also used for Hitler’s FINAL SOLUTION, or the extermination of the Jews. It had the most elaborate killing system/Gas Chambers. After it was abandoned on Jan. 27, 1945 because of the Soviet Union’s invasion, the Nazis made an attempt to make

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    Auschwitz Research Paper “It is estimated that at minimum 1.3 million people were deported to Auschwitz between 1940 and 1945; of these, at least 1.1 million were murdered” (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum 1). Auschwitz was one of the worst known camps in the Holocaust, even the simple mention of it would bring up the worst of emotions. Auschwitz was the biggest camp and had the most gas chambers and crematoriums. The camp was made to inflict immense physical and mental pain to the Jews.

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    Holocaust including Elie Wiesel's family. Night written by Elie Wiesel, is a memoir written about Elie’s experience with his father in the Nazi German concentration camps of Auschwitz and Buchenwald in 1944 to 1945, during the Holocaust. Elie Wiesel is a Jew and had lost faith in his religion when going through the Nazi German concentration camps. Elie Wiesel’s culture is similar to my culture as Elie is Jewish and I am Jewish. Elie Wiesel’s culture is Jewish and Elie’s culture is comparable to my

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    the Jews(& more) in Auschwitz. Dear Representative Thomas R. Marshall, We feel, as the US army, that we should invade the camps of Auschwitz and liberate the innocent people that are victimized by the Nazi soldiers. Records have been released that Jews are currently being killed by gas chambers, starvation, forced labor, developing infectious diseases, and along with being tested in life- threatening medical experiments. This is all taking place within the grounds of Auschwitz. We have devised a

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    Polish soldier who infiltrated Auschwitz during World War II. Witold Pilecki honorably represents the true values of a war hero for his selflessness, courageousness, and compassion for concentration camp prisoners during World War II.      Witold Pilecki nobly endangered his life by willingly entering Nazi Germany’s largest and most lethal concentration camp, Auschwitz, for the sake of sending information to the Allies and collecting record of the horrors within the camp for historical purposes. Pilecki

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    Jews rode into concentration camps is hard to imagine. When the nazis wanted to transport loads of Jews to concentration camps, they didn 't know how to do it, their solution was old boxcars. They took old, beat up boxcars and jammed hundreds of Jews in there with nothing to survive. This was the start of the US being involved in another war, but not soon enough. The fact that any Jewish people survived is crazy, and here 's why. Auschwitz had three main camps, Auschwitz 1, Birkenau, and

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    Daniel was forced to leave germany due to the Nazis in 1933. Daniel is on a long journey where he faces multiple conflicts and meets new people. Daniel is on a train who left him in a ghetto for two and a half years and then was taken to Auschwitz a concentration camp. Daniel's Story by Carol Matas is a fiction story where conflicts arise and characters change. In the story there are a lot of conflicts where the character has to face.The first major conflict that Daniel has to face is when him and

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    In the book, Auschwitz: A Doctor’s Eyewitness Account, by Dr. Miklos Nyiszli he tells us his story of his time in Auschwitz. In May of 1944 the author, a Hungarian Jewish physician, was deported with his wife and daughter by cattle car to the Nazi concentration camp, Auschwitz. Dr. Nyiszli is a Jewish survivor of the Auschwitz concentration camp which is located in Poland. Dr. Nyiszli eventually got separated from his wife and daughter, and volunteered to work under the supervision of Josef Mengele

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    Torture In The Holocaust

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    During World War ll the Nazi's used concentration camps to kill Jews, elderly, gypsies, and much more innocent people. One of these death camps was Auschwitz. One interesting thing about Auschwitz is the physical location. Another interesting thing about Auschwitz is the train ride to get them. Finally the last interesting thing about Auschwitz is the ways they killed the prisoners. The physical camp of Auschwitz experienced torture in two main ways by killing the prisoners and the ride to arrive

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    survived living in the concentration camps. His book Night has been translated into over 30 languages and has sold millions of copies . Elie Wiesel was born on September 1928 in Sighet, Romania. Elie grew up with his mother, father, and three sisters in the town of Sighet. In 1944, Wiesel’s family was placed into a ghetto community in Sighet. In May, 1944 the Hungarian police transferred all of the Jewish people in their town to with a cattle truck to Auschwitz concentration camp. Immediately after

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