Pinterest • Verdens idékatalog
Infographic: Auschwitz by the Numbers.  Today marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.

Infographic: Auschwitz remembered - National

Infographic: Auschwitz by the Numbers. Today marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.

the main gate of the auschwitz birkenau camp .. even more terrifying at night ...

the main gate of the auschwitz birkenau camp .. even more terrifying at night ...

Today in WW2 history 1/25/40 - Oswiecim or Auschwitz Poland was chosen as a concentration camp site.

Today in WW2 history 1/25/40 - Oswiecim or Auschwitz Poland was chosen as a concentration camp site.

In pictures: Auschwitz-Birkenau, then and now. A new publication by the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Poland shows photographs taken in the extermination camp during World War II alongside pictures of the same locations today. More than a million people - most of them Jewish - were murdered by the Nazis at Auschwitz-Birkenau during World War II.

In pictures: Auschwitz-Birkenau, then and now

In pictures: Auschwitz-Birkenau, then and now. A new publication by the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Poland shows photographs taken in the extermination camp during World War II alongside pictures of the same locations today. More than a million people - most of them Jewish - were murdered by the Nazis at Auschwitz-Birkenau during World War II.

Honor those who perished at Auschwitz-Birkenau and other concentration camps

Chilling drone footage captures Auschwitz ahead of 70th anniversary of liberation

Honor those who perished at Auschwitz-Birkenau and other concentration camps

Haunting, Auschwich, never to forget. If you ever want to get me going, just say that this was all a hoax.

Haunting, Auschwich, never to forget. If you ever want to get me going, just say that this was all a hoax.

Auschwitz-Birkenau - world's biggest graveyard

Auschwitz-Birkenau - world's biggest graveyard

Block 5. Spectacles that belonged to Jews deported to Auschwitz for extermination.

Block 5. Spectacles that belonged to Jews deported to Auschwitz for extermination.

Auschwitz. They had to sleep here.  Crammed in so tightly that if one needed to turn over, they all had to turn.

Auschwitz. They had to sleep here. Crammed in so tightly that if one needed to turn over, they all had to turn.

These Photos From Auschwitz Are the Only Surviving Visual Evidence of Victims' Last Moments | HistoryBuff | The Future of History

These Photos From Auschwitz Are the Only Surviving Visual Evidence of Victims' Last Moments | HistoryBuff | The Future of History

Piles of personal belongings left after mass extermination. (Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum Archives)

Piles of personal belongings left after mass extermination. (Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum Archives)

I have wanted to do this for so long! #bucketlist

I have wanted to do this for so long! #bucketlist

Inside an Auschwitz gas chamber - finger tip marks

Inside an Auschwitz gas chamber - finger tip marks

I've wanted to visit Auschwitz Birkenau in Poland since reading "Night" in high school

I've wanted to visit Auschwitz Birkenau in Poland since reading "Night" in high school

Shoe's of some of the children's who died in auschwitz ( foto made by me)

Shoe's of some of the children's who died in auschwitz ( foto made by me)

1940's - Four Auschwitz Concentration Camp child prisoners [1242x2300]

1940's - Four Auschwitz Concentration Camp child prisoners [1242x2300]