A French Jew at sits amongst the dead at Mittelbau-Dora concentration camp, a sub-camp of Buchenwald concentration camp, following the camp’s liberation by the U.S. 3rd Armored Division and various 104th Infantry Division attachments on 11 April 1945. Near Nordhausen, Thuringia, Germany. April 1945.
France, Drancy (?) .- Sammellager / Durchgangslager.- arrested Jews in the detention camp, French policeman standing at gate
James Rorimer with Nazi-looted art by sokref1, via Flickr At Schloss Neuschwanstein in southern Bavaria, Captain James Rorimer, who later would become the director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, supervises the safeguarding of art stolen from French Jews and stored during the war at the castle (April-May, 1945). Photo Source: National Archives and Records Administration
The Roundup of the French Jews...by the French police, at Vel d'Hiv....thousands crammed into a stadium, no food, no water, dying, to be transported to their deaths...
A Day in the History 27th March 1942.The very first transport of French Jews came to Auschwitz. This is when the Final Solution in that area started..69 thousand of French Jews were deported to Auschwitz from France. When the Nazi invaded France in June 1940, there were 320 000 Jews living there. 20 000 of them came from countries that were invaded by the Nazis earlier – Belgium and the Netherlands. read more : https://www.instagram.com/p/BDdyG7AvDRa/?taken-by=auschwitz.study.group