The crematorium at Majdanek concentration camp, Lublin, Nazi-occupied Poland, 1944. The liberation of Lublin in Poland by the Soviet Red Army in July 1944 also revealed a huge concentration camp and extermination camp, where the Nazis carried out mass murder on a vast scale. Victims of the camp included Poles, Jews of all nationalities, French, Greeks, Dutch, Italians, Belgians, Yugoslavians, Hungarians and anti-Nazi Republican Spaniards.

The crematorium at Majdanek concentration camp, Lublin, Nazi-occupied Poland, 1944. The liberation of Lublin in Poland by the Soviet Red Army in July 1944 also revealed a huge concentration camp and extermination camp, where the Nazis carried out mass murder on a vast scale. Victims of the camp included Poles, Jews of all nationalities, French, Greeks, Dutch, Italians, Belgians, Yugoslavians, Hungarians and anti-Nazi Republican Spaniards.

A haunting reminder of the horrors of the Holocaust seen during our visit to the Holocaust Museum in Washington DC: thousands of shoes of Holocaust victims discovered by the Soviets when they liberated the Majdanek concentration camp in Poland in 1944. #HolocaustMuseum #HolocaustMuseumDC #Holocaust #WashingtonDC #Museum #NeverAgain #DCTourism #Insta_WashingtonDC #DistrictOfColumbia #NationsCapitol #NeverForget #FreeMuseum #Shoes #Memorial #Majdanek #MajdanekConcentrationCamp…

A haunting reminder of the horrors of the Holocaust seen during our visit to the Holocaust Museum in Washington DC: thousands of shoes of Holocaust victims discovered by the Soviets when they liberated the Majdanek concentration camp in Poland in 1944. #HolocaustMuseum #HolocaustMuseumDC #Holocaust #WashingtonDC #Museum #NeverAgain #DCTourism #Insta_WashingtonDC #DistrictOfColumbia #NationsCapitol #NeverForget #FreeMuseum #Shoes #Memorial #Majdanek #MajdanekConcentrationCamp…

Soviet soldiers stand dumfounded at a large pile of human ashes found at the Majdanek concentration camp in 1944.

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Soviet soldiers stand dumfounded at a large pile of human ashes found at the Majdanek concentration camp in 1944.

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Hermine Braunsteiner, female camp guard in Ravensbrück and Majdanek, nicknamed "The Stomping Mare" because of she killed women by stomping on them with her steel-studded jackboots.

Hermine Braunsteiner, female camp guard in Ravensbrück and Majdanek, nicknamed "The Stomping Mare" because of she killed women by stomping on them with her steel-studded jackboots.

Martin Gottfried Weiss was an SS-Obersturmbannführer and commandant of various concentration camps in the Third Reich including Dachau and Lublin-Majdanek. Shortly after he reached Majdanek, there occurred one of the worst massacres of Jewish people when an estimated 17,000 were killed in one day. After the war, Weiss was arrested by the US and was put to trial along with 39 other SS. He was found guilty and hanged on May 29, 1946.

Martin Gottfried Weiss was an SS-Obersturmbannführer and commandant of various concentration camps in the Third Reich including Dachau and Lublin-Majdanek. Shortly after he reached Majdanek, there occurred one of the worst massacres of Jewish people when an estimated 17,000 were killed in one day. After the war, Weiss was arrested by the US and was put to trial along with 39 other SS. He was found guilty and hanged on May 29, 1946.

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