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View of the walled entrance to the former gas chamber in the main camp of Auschwitz (Auschwitz I).

Photograph | Photograph Number: 50773

View of the walled entrance to the former gas chamber in the main camp of Auschwitz (Auschwitz I).

This gas chamber was in use for only a short time before being converted into an air raid shelter. In the background is a building used by the Gestapo as a regional headquarters.

Photographer
Stanislaw Luczko
Date
April 1945
Variant Locale
Brzezinka
Birkenau
Auschwitz III
Monowitz
Auschwitz II
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Instytut Pamieci Narodowej
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Record last modified: 2013-12-13 00:00:00
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