02. August 2017 | Allgemein

2nd of August 1944: "Liquidation" of the "gypsy camp" in Auschwitz-Birkenau

The last 2,900 survivors in Section B II e, the so-called "Gypsy camp", of the concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau were killed in the gas chambers by the SS in the night from the 2nd to the 3rd August 1944. In the previous months about 3,000 of... [more]