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Jewish women from Subcarpathian Rus who have been selected for forced labor at Auschwitz-Birkenau, wait to be taken to another section of the camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 77299

Jewish women from Subcarpathian Rus who have been selected for forced labor at Auschwitz-Birkenau, wait to be taken to another section of the camp.

Behind the fence is block BIId where 20,000 men were imprisoned.

Among those pictured are Gizi Krousz Kauf of Szeged, Rozsi Egri Swartz, Zseni Stern of Bodrogkeresztur, Ester Erzsebet Egri Deutsch (Rozsi's niece) of Bodrogkeresztur, Freda Egri Salomon (Ester's sister), Aranka Stern (Zseni's niece) and Etu Szumet of Bodrogkeresztur.

Photographer
Bernhardt Walter/Ernst Hofmann
Date
May 1944
Variant Locale
Brzezinka
Birkenau
Auschwitz III
Monowitz
Auschwitz II
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Yad Vashem (Public Domain)
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Record last modified: 2006-09-27 00:00:00
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