"The Electric Fences..." Brzezinka Things to Do Tip by coceng

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These are the photo by me that I took around Birkenau Death Camp, near the Auschwitz Camp.
It is 175 hectares & this camp had over 300 prison barracks, 4 huge gas chambers complete with a crematorium.
Each gas chamber could accomodate 2000 people & there were electric lifts to raise the bodies to the ovens.
This camp could hold 200,000 inmates at a time...

On the photo..in the forefront, the camp is surrounded by fences which ran an electric current...They are still standing up to this day minus the electric current of course.

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  • Updated Apr 29, 2004
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