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An undertaker views a layer of corpses laid out at the bottom of a mass grave in the Okopowa Street cemetery.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 32165

An undertaker views a layer of corpses laid out at the bottom of a mass grave in the Okopowa Street cemetery.

Joest's caption reads: "Once again a layer of the dead was finished and now had to be covered with lime. I couldn't believe one pit could have space for so many people."

Photographer
Heinrich Joest
Date
1941 September 19
Variant Locale
Warszawa
Varshava
Warschau
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Guenther Schwarberg
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Record last modified: 2004-05-10 00:00:00
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