Saturday, May 18, 2013

May

18

1943

SS inspectors assess the efficiency of Auschwitz

The main gate at Auschwitz - Arbeit Mach Frei - work will set you free.

Everything proceeds in a perfectly orderly fashion. Then they pass through a small corridor and enter a large cellar room which resembles a shower bath. In this room are three large pillars, into which certain materials can be lowered from outside the cellar room. When three- to four-hundred people have been herded into this room, the doors are shut, and containers filled with the substances are dropped down into the pillars.