Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Corpses piled in the mortuary below the crematorium. This room became so full of bodies that SS staff and survivors eventually put corpses out behind the crematorium, where they were found by U.S. troops during the liberation of the camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 15024

Corpses piled in the mortuary below the crematorium. This room became so full of bodies that SS staff and survivors eventually put corpses out behind the crematorium, where they were found by U.S. troops during the liberation of the camp.

Date
1945 April 29
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Muzej Revolucije Narodnosti Jugoslavije
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2003-07-18 00:00:00
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/pa1034742