While it is important that we keep the faith with the men and women who in serving in our nation's military have been left behind, there is another group who we must NEVER forget - the victims of genocide.
Lest we forget
More of the big Lie. "Arbiet Macht Frei!" (Work will make you free) at Auschwitz
Rail entrance to Auschwitz. Just inside was where "Selection" took place. For many, this sight was only minutes from death as most walked from "Selection" down "Himmel Strasse" (Heaven's Street) to the "Delousing station" to be gassed then left as ash up the chimney
The following pictures are courtesy of the Holocaust Memorial Day website's Image Library.
The "Death Steps" at Mauthausen's quarry.
Rail entrance to Auschitz-Bikenau
Selection at Auschwitz
Double fence at Auschwitz
Pile of glasses collected from victims, in "Canada",
the warehouses at Auschwitz
Following from Giorio Torrieri
The chimney wasn't the only way out...
Sondercommando burning bodies at Auschwitz
Mass grave at Auschwitz-Birkenau
From University of Michigan's Center for Russian and East European Studies (CREES)
Crematorium at Auschwitz
University of Michigan CREES Auschwitz Learning Box
FromJEAA's site for the Inauguration Ceremony for a memorial at Auscwitz for the Sephardic Jews
Auschwitz's Crematorium Number 4
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