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The bodies of prisoners who perished during the evacuation of Auschwitz-Birkenau lie covered in snow on the main street of the camp immediately after the liberation.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 58411

The bodies of prisoners who perished during the evacuation of Auschwitz-Birkenau lie covered in snow on the main street of the camp immediately after the liberation.

Original caption: "The trail of evacuation, marked by bodies every few steps. Those who fell were killed on the spot."

Date
January 1945
Variant Locale
Brzezinka
Birkenau
Auschwitz III
Monowitz
Auschwitz II
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Mark Chrzanowski
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Record last modified: 2006-05-22 00:00:00
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