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At the Gates of Hell: The Liberation of Bergen-Belsen, April 1945

VERY GRAPHIC PHOTOS of BERGEN-BELSEN Concentration Camp: At the Gates of Hell: The Liberation of Bergen-Belsen, April 1945 |

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Graphic Design Studio & Apparel Boutique by BatHouseDesign

History (I don't know exactly where to pin this one, but I had to. it's so AMAZING and emotional.)

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Wedding rings of Holocaust victims. Just remember, this cannot be all of them. Each of these rings belonged to a person who had a family, a person they loved. This is one of the most haunting things I've ever seen.

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Visiting Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp

A poignant and moving article about visiting Auschwitz for the first time, including photos and a guide for first time visitors. >>> This is the room of childrens shoes

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An unburned hand (no that is not a prop) emerging from an oven serves as a stark reminder of the death and horror of the time. This one was at Stutthof - a reminder that the horror was not just at the more famous camps such as Auschwitz and Buchenwald. I know I said I would go easy on the holocaust, but this was just too far out there to pass up.

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The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler: A WWII Hero's Story

Irena Sendler -- brave and compassionate hero that should have been the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner.

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Heartrending Release, 1945. This once in a lifetime image depicts Holocaust survivors at the moment of realizing they are liberated. This is such candid, raw photo you would think it was taken on a cellphone at the spur of the moment.

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