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Corpses piled in the mortuary below the crematorium. These rooms became so full of corpses that the SS staff and survivors began to pile corpses behind the crematorium, where they were found by U.S. troops during the liberation of the camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 85674

Corpses piled in the mortuary below the crematorium. These rooms became so full of corpses that the SS staff and survivors began to pile corpses behind the crematorium, where they were found by U.S. troops during the liberation of the camp.

Date
1945 April 29 - May 1945
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park
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Record last modified: 2011-09-26 00:00:00
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