The last seconds.....this picture truly breaks my heart. I can't imagine the things running through her mind, in the last few seconds of her & her child's life. This is one of the most heartwrenching pictures I've ever seen.
Wedding rings of Holocaust victims. Just remember, this cannot be all of them. Each of these rings belonged to a person who had a family, a person they loved. This is one of the most haunting things I've ever seen.
Heartrending Release, 1945. This once in a lifetime image depicts Holocaust survivors at the moment of realizing they are liberated. This is such candid, raw photo you would think it was taken on a cellphone at the spur of the moment.
Holocaust survivor tells Greeley, CO students about the gas chambers
The crematory ovens at Buchenwald obviously could not keep up with burning such a large number of bodies, so after the bodies fell through the floor of the gas chamber, they were piled up higher than a building. The article in the Greeley Tribune said that Hochman called Holocaust deniers “poison.”
A pile of bodies left to rot in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, found after the camp was liberated by British forces (April 20, 1945). Some 60,000 civilians, most suffering from typhus, typhoid and dysentery, were dying by the hundreds daily, despite the frantic efforts by medical services rushed to the camp.