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The corpse of a female prisoner lies in the snow outside a barracks in Auschwitz-Birkenau immediately after the liberation.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 58412

The corpse of a female prisoner lies in the snow outside a barracks in Auschwitz-Birkenau immediately after the liberation.

Original caption: "One of the bodies which did not reach the ovens (the crematorium was blown up on the day preceding evacuation)."

Date
January 1945
Locale
Auschwitz, [Upper Silesia] Poland
Variant Locale
Brzezinka
Birkenau
Auschwitz III
Monowitz
Auschwitz II
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Mark Chrzanowski
 
Record last modified: 2003-07-21 00:00:00
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