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Survivors of the Gusen concentration camp rest outside the entrance to a barracks that was euphemistically called the "Banhoff."

Photograph | Photograph Number: 17054

Survivors of the Gusen concentration camp rest outside the entrance to a barracks that was euphemistically called the "Banhoff."

It was given this name because it was used as the hospital barracks where inmates were sent naked, without food until they died (railway to heaven).

Date
Circa May 1945
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Lois Mullins
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Record last modified: 2011-03-07 00:00:00
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