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Interior view of a torture chamber in the Breendonck concentration camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 12105

Interior view of a torture chamber in the Breendonck concentration camp.

Original caption reads, "The marks on the wall and roof indicate where a pulley used to be. Prisoners were strung up to the roof by means of a pulley -- sometimes feet-first, sometimes head-first. The pulley was dismantled by the Germans in August 1944."

Date
1944 - 1945
Variant Locale
Breendonck
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Paul Hartman
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Record last modified: 2006-07-06 00:00:00
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