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Want to learn more about The Holocaust? Or you're a teacher who wants to teach students more about it? Well here's a slide for you to use! It even tells you about the Nazis that were part of the whole ...

Want to learn more about The Holocaust? Or you're a teacher who wants to teach students more about it? Well here's a slide for you to use! It even tells you about the Nazis that were part of the whole mass murdering spree doing their dirty work whether participating or creating. It has a lot of information and is completely hyper linked! Easy and simple to use.

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    • PICTURESHEINRICH HIMMLER
    • WHY DID THE HOLOCAUSTHAPPEN?IN 1921 ADOLF HITLER BECAME LEADER OF THE NAZI PARTY. THENAZIS WERE RACISTS AND BELIEVED THAT THEIR ARYAN RACE WASSUPERIOR TO OTHERS. ALTHOUGH THERE ARE MANY COMPLICATEDREASONS THE HOLOCAUST BEGAN THEY ESPECIALLY HATED JEWS,HITLER BLAMED THE DEFEAT OF THE GREAT WAR ON THEM AND IN HISSPEECHES AND CONVERSATIONS, HE PASSIONATELY STATED HIS BELIEFTHAT THE GERMANS WERE THE DESCENDANTS OF THE MIGHTY ARYANRACE,EXAMPLE OF ANARYAN GIRLUSED ON APROPAGANDAPOSTERHE BELIEVED THAT THEY WEREDESTINED TO RULE OTHERS, OTHERSRACES LIKE THE JEWS AND SLAVS WERETO BE THEIR SERVANTS. HITLER‟SANGER AND HATRED INTENSIFIEDBECAUSE HE FELT THAT THE JEWS WERETAKING AWAY THE OPPORTUNITIES THATRIGHTFULLY BELONGED TO THE ARYANS.AS TIME WENT ON, HITLER‟S HATREDEVENTUALLY LED TO HIS BELIEFTHAT THEY SHOULD BE KILLED ANDTHEIR ENTIRE RACE BE WIPED OUT.
    • FACTS11 MILLION PEOPLE WERE KILLED DURING THE HOLOCAUST. SIX MILLIONOF THESE WERE JEW.THE NAZIS KILLED APPROXIMATELY TWO-THIRDS OF ALL JEWS LIVING INEUROPE.THE FIRST ACTION AGAINST GERMAN JEWS BY ANNOUNCING A BOYCOTT OFALL JEWISH-RUN BUSINESSES, SS MEN WOULD STAND OUTSIDE OF THEIRSHOPS AND NOT LET PEOPLE ENTER, ALSO THE STAR OF DAVID WASPAINTED IN YELLOW ON THE SHOP WINDOWS.1.1 MILLION PEOPLE WERE KILLED AT AUSCHWITZ AND IS SAID TO BETHE MOST HAUNTED PLACE ON THE PLANET.THE FIRST CONCENTRATION CAMP WAS DACHAU, WHICH OPENED ON MARCH20, 1933, NOVEMBER 1938 APPROXIMATELY 10,000 JEWS ARRIVED AFTERHAVING BEEN ARRESTED DURINGIT IS SAID THAT AUSCHWITZ IS THE MOST HAUNTED PLACEIN THE WORLD.
    • FACTSMORE THAN 9,000 PEOPLE WERE KILLED EACH DAY AT THE HEIGHT OFEXTERMINATIONS AT AUSCHWITZ.ILSE KOCH WAS A CONCENTRATION CAMP GUARD WHO MARRIED KARL-OTTOKOCH [COMMANDANT OF BUCHENWALD AND MAJDANEK] HAD TWO SONS, ONEOF WHICH COMMITTED SUICIDE AFTER THE WAR BECAUSE HE COULD NOTLIVE WITH THE SHAME OF HIS PARENTS CRIMES.SOCIAL UNDESIRABLES INCLUDING BEGGARS, THE HOMELESS,ALCOHOLICS AND THE UNEMPLOYED WERE ALSO BE SENT TOCONCENTRATION CAMPS.IN POLAND THE JEWISH DEATH TOLL EXCEEDED THREE MILLION - 90PER CENT OF POLISH JEWS.During his time in the trenches of WW1 all of Hitlers affectionswent towards Fuchsl, a white terrier and was devastated when itwas stolen.Before Hitler’s rise to power in 1933, the stormtroopers of the SAcarried American-made handguns, stamped with Made in the USA’.
    • NOTORIOUS NAZISADOLF HITLERHEINRICH HIMMLERHITLER WAS THE LEADER OF THE NAZI PARTY, HE WAS BORN IN THE TOWN OFBRAUNQU, AUSTRIA AND THERE IS EVIDENCE THAT HIS FATHER BEAT HIM WHEN HEWAS YOUNG. HE SERVED AS A SOLDIER IN WORLD WAR I, HE WAS ENLISTED INTHE BAVARIAN ARMY. IN OCTOBER OF 1916 HE WAS WOUNDED BY AN ENEMY SHELLAND MOVED TO A BERLIN AREA HOSPITAL. AFTER RECOVERING, AND SERVING FOURYEARS IN THE SERVICE, HE WAS TEMPORARILY BLINDED BY A MUSTARD GASATTACK IN BELGIUM IN OCTOBER 1918. COMMUNIST REVOLTS SHOOK GERMANYWHILE HITLER WAS RECOVERING, SOME JEWS WERE LEADERS OF THESEREVOLUTIONS, THIS WAS PART OF HITLER‟S HATRED FOR JEWISH PEOPLE.IN 1921 HITLER BECAME LEADER OF THE NAZI PARTY, HE WROTE A BOOKIN 1923 CALLED MEIN KAMPF (MY STRUGGLE/MY BATTLE), IT IS A MIXTURE OFAN AUTOBIOGRAPHY, POLITICAL IDEOLOGY AND AN EXAMINATION OF THETECHNIQUES OF PROPAGANDA.ADOLF HITLER BECAME CHANCELLOR IN JAN 30TH 1933, HE WAS A TALENTEDSPEAKER AND THE NAZI PARTY GREW TO HAVING 8.5MILLION MEMBERS WHEN HECAME INTO POWER. HE PROMISED A BETTER GERMANY, TO MAKE THE PEOPLE PROUDAGAIN AND SOLVE THE DEPRESSION.HITLER COMMITTED SUICIDE WITH HIS WIFE OF TWO DAYS. EVA BRAUN, IN APRIL30, 1945
    • HEINRICH HIMMLERREICHSFÜHRER OF THE SCHUTZSTAFFEL, A MILITARY COMMANDER, AND A LEADINGMEMBER OF THE NAZI PARTY. HE JOINED THE NAZI PARTY IN 1923 AND THE SSIN 1925. IN 1929, HE WAS APPOINTED REICHSFÜHRER-SS BY HITLER. HIMMLERDEVELOPED THE SS INTO A POWERFUL GROUP WITH ITS OWN MILITARY, ANDFOLLOWING HITLERS ORDERS, SET UP AND CONTROLLED THE NAZICONCENTRATION CAMPS. HE WORKED ALONGSIDE HITLER AS ARCHITECTS OF WHATBECAME TO BE THE HOLOCAUST, THE FINAL SOLUTION TO THE „JEWISHPROBLEM‟. HE MARRIED MARGARETE BODEN IN JULY 1928, THEIR ONLYCHILD, GUDRUN, WAS BORN ON 8 AUGUST 1929. THE COUPLE ALSO FOSTEREDGERHARD VON AHE, SON OF AN SS OFFICER WHO HAD DIED BEFORE THE WAR.HIMMLER WAS CLOSE TO HIS FIRST DAUGHTER, GUDRUN, HE NICKNAMEDHER PÜPPI (DOLLY) AND CALLED HER EVERY FEW DAYS AND VISITED AS OFTENAS HE COULD. AS GERMANYS DEFEAT BECAME IMMINENT, HIMMLER MADEATTEMPTS TO NEGOTIATE WITH THE ALLIES. HITLER WAS FURIOUS AND STRIPPEDHIMMLER OF ALL HIS OFFICES. HIMMLER TRIED TO ESCAPE UNDER A FALSEIDENTITY BUT WAS CAPTURED BY THE ALLIES. ON 23 MAY 1945 HE COMMITTEDSUICIDE IN CUSTODY.NOTORIOUS NAZIS
    • JOSEPH GOEBBLESJOSEPH JOINED THE NAZI PARTY IN 1924 AFTER GOEBBELS ROSE TO POWER IN1933 ALONG WITH HITLER AND THE NAZI PARTY AND HE WAS APPOINTEDPROPAGANDA MINISTER. ONE OF HIS FIRST ACTS WAS THE BURNING OF BOOKS.HE EXERTED TOTALITARIAN CONTROL OVER THE MEDIA, ARTS AND INFORMATIONIN GERMANY. GOEBBELS ORGANIZED ATTACKS ON GERMAN JEWS ON 1 APRIL1933, COMMENCING WITH THE ONE-DAY BOYCOTT OF JEWISH BUSINESSMEN,DOCTORS AND LAWYERS. GOEBBELS REMAINED WITH HITLER IN BERLIN TO THEEND, AFTER HITLERS SUICIDE, GOEBBELS SUCCEEDED HIM AS CHANCELLOR.DUE TO HIS DEFORMED RIGHT LEG(THE RESULT EITHER OF CLUB FOOT OROSTEOMYELITIS) HE WAS REJECTED FOR MILITARY SERVICE IN WWI WHICH HEBITTERLY RESENTED. ALONG WITH HIS WIFE THEY KILLED THEIR SIXCHILDREN, AND THEN COMMITTED SUICIDE ON MAY 1 1945. THE COUPLESBODIES WERE BURNED IN A SHELL CRATER, BUT DUE TO THE LACK OF PETROLTHE BURNING WAS ONLY PARTLY EFFECTIVE, AND THEIR BODIES WERE EASILYIDENTIFIABLE. THE REMAINS OF THE GOEBBELS FAMILY WERE REPEATEDLYBURIED AND EXHUMED, ALONG WITH THE REMAINS OF HITLER, EVA BRAUN,GENERAL HANS KREBS AND HITLERS DOGS.NOTORIOUS NAZIS
    • JOSEF MENGELEJOSEF MENGELE A.K.A „THE ANGEL OF DEATH‟ IS MOSTLY KNOWN FOR HISEXPERIMENTS WHILST WORKING IN AUSCHWITZ-BIRKENAU FROM MAY 1943 TOAUGUST 1944. HIS „EXPERIMENTS‟ WERE TO BENEFIT THE ARYAN RACE ANDGERMAN SOLDIERS, HIS EXPERIMENTS INCLUDED THE HIGH ALTITUDE EXPERIMENTWHERE HE WOULD PLACE AN INMATE INTO A LOW PRESSURE CHAMBER AND TAKEAWAY THE OXYGEN TO SIMULATE HIGH ALTITUDE OF UPTO 68,000 FEET.HE HAD AN OBSESSION WITH TWINS IN PARTICULAR,THE SS WOULD SHOUT “ZWILLINGE!” AT THESELECTIONS TO FIND TWINS TO TAKE TO MENGELE SOHE COULD EXAMINE THEM. HE PREFORMED A NUMBER OFDIFFERENT EXPERIMENTS ON PRISONERS AND MOSTLYTWINS HOWEVER TO SOME HE WAS A „FATHER FIGURE‟THE CHILDREN WOULD OFTEN CALL HIM „UNCLE PEPI‟AND HE WOULD GIVE THEM CANDY AND NEW CLOTHES.JOSEF WENT INTO HIDING IN 1945 TO GET AWAY FROMALL THE NAZI HUNTERS, HE LIVED THE REST OF HISLIFE UNTIL 1979 IN AXIETY AND FEAR OF BEINGCAUGHT ALTHOUGH HE NEVER WAS.NOTORIOUS NAZIS
    • JOSEPH KRAMERA.K.A „THE BEAST OF BELSEN‟. KRAMER WAS BORN IN MUNICH AND JOINEDTHE NAZI PARTY IN 1931 AND THE SS IN 1932. HIS SS TRAINING LED HIMINTO WORK AS A PRISON GUARD AND AFTER THE OUTBREAK OF WAR, AS ACONCENTRATION CAMP GUARD. HE BECAME ASSISTANT TO RUDOLF HÖß, THECOMMANDANT AT AUSCHWITZ IN 1940 AND LATER THE COMMANDANT OFNATZWEILER-STRUTHOF CONCENTRATION CAMP IN APRIL 1941. KRAMER WASPROMOTED TO THE RANK OF HAUPTSTURMFÜHRER(CAPTAIN)IN 1942.IN MAY 1944 HE WAS PUT IN CHARGE OF THE GASCHAMBERS IN AUSCHWITZ. HE WAS TO HOLD THATPOSITION UNTIL DECEMBER 1944, WHEN HE WASTRANSFERRED OUT AND APPOINTED AS COMMANDANT OFBELSEN. ALTHOUGH BERGEN BELSEN HAD NO GASCHAMBERS, KRAMERS RULES WERE SO HARSH THAT HEBECAME KNOWN AS THE BEAST OF BELSEN. AS GERMANYCOLLAPSED, ADMINISTRATION OF THE CAMP BROKE DOWN,BUT KRAMER REMAINED DEVOTED TO BUREAUCRACY. JOSEFWAS IMPRISONED AT THE HAMELIN JAIL. THE TRIALLASTED SEVERAL WEEKS FROM SEPTEMBER TO NOVEMBER1945, HE WAS HUNG ON DECEMBER 13, 1945.NOTORIOUS NAZIS
    • IRMA GRESEA.K.A „THE BEAUTIFUL BEAST‟ WAS EMPLOYED AT RAVENSRBÜCK ANDAUSCHWITZ THEN WAS WARDEN OF THE WOMENS SELECTION OF BERGEN BELSEN.HER FATHER, ALFRED GRESE WAS A DAIRY WORKER AND A MEMBER OF THE NAZIPARTY FROM 1937, AND HER MOTHERS NAME WAS BERTA GRESE, SHE COMMITTEDSUICIDE IN 1936 WHEN IRMA WAS JUST 13 YEARS OLD. AMONG OTHER CASUALJOBS, IRMA WORKED AS AN ASSISTANT NURSE IN THE SANATORIUM OF THE SSFOR TWO YEARS AND UNSUCCESSFULLY TRIED TO FIND AN APPRENTICESHIP ASA NURSE, AFTER WHICH SHE WORKED AS A DAIRY HELPER.IN MARCH 1943, SHE WAS TRANSFERRED AS A FEMALEGUARD TO AUSCHWITZ BY THE END OF THAT YEAR SHEBECAME SENIOR SUPERVISOR, THE SECOND HIGHESTRANKING WOMAN AT THE CAMP SHE WAS IN CHARGE OFAROUND 30,000 JEWISH FEMALE PRISONERS. INJANUARY 1945 SHE BRIEFLY RETURNED TO RAVENSBRÜCKBEFORE ENDING HER CAREER AT BERGEN BELSENWORKING ALONG SIDE JOSEF KRAMER FROM MARCH TOAPRIL. ON THURSDAY, 13 DECEMBER 1945, IN HAMELINJAIL, GRESE WAS LED TO THE GALLOWS TO BE HUNG.NOTORIOUS NAZIS
    • A PRISONER SHOWING THENUMBER TATTOOED ON HISARMTHE SELECTIONS
    • KRYSTYNA TRZESNIEWSKA, A POLISHGIRL TAKEN TO AUSCHWITZ IIITEMS FOUND IN THE PATHOLOGYBLOCK OF BUCHENWALDINCLUDING SHRUNKENHEADS, TATOOED SKIN ANDHUMAN ORGANSA WOMAN HOLDING AN INFANTABOUT TO BE SHOT BY AN SS
    • JOSEPH GOEBBLES SALUTINGWITH TWO OF HIS DAUGHTERS,HILDEGARD AND HELGAHEINRICH HIMMLERJOSEF GOEBBLESHITLER WITHHILDEGARD GOEBBLESHitler with aHITLER WITH HIS GOD-DAUGHTER,EDDA AT HER CHRISTENINGA PROUD SS MEMBERWITH HIS SON
    • OVER 1,000 SYNAGOGUES AND BUSINESSESWERE DESTROYED OVER 7,000 JEWISH ORDAMAGED. WOMEN AND CHILDREN WEREFORCED TO CLEAN UP THE BROKEN GLASSTHAT LITTERED THE STREETS AFTERWARDS.GERMAN OFFICIALS ANNOUNCED THAT THEEVENT WAS A SPONTANEOUS OUTBURST INRESPONSE TO THE ASSASSINATION OF ERNSTVOM RATH, A GERMAN EMBASSY OFFICIALWHO WAS SHOT ON NOVEMBER 7, 1938 BYHERSCHEL GRYNSZPAN, A 17-YEAR-OLDPOLISH JEW. KRISTALLNACHT WAS VERYIMPORTANT IN THE LEAD UP TO THEHOLOCAUST.KRISTALLNACHTALSO KNOWN AS „NIGHT OF BROKEN GLASS‟ WAS A POGROM AGAINST JEWSTHROUGHOUT NAZI GERMANY AND PARTS OF AUSTRIA ON 9–10 NOVEMBER 1938. ITWAS CARRIED OUT BY STORMTROOPERS AND CIVILIANS, THE ATTACKS LEFT THESTREETS COVERED WITH BROKEN GLASS FROM THE WINDOWS OF JEWISH-OWNEDSTORES, BUILDINGS, AND SYNAGOGUES. AT LEAST 91 JEWS WERE KILLED IN THEATTACKS, AND 30,000 (MOSTLY MEN) WERE CONCENTRATION CAMPS TO BEINCARCERATED. JEWISH HOMES, HOSPITALS, AND SCHOOLS WERE RANSACKED, ASTHE ATTACKERS DESTROYED AND DEMOLISHED BUILDINGS WITH SLEDGEHAMMERS.FASANENSTRASSE SYNAGOGUEIN BERLIN AFTER KRISTALLNACHT
    • CONCENTRATION CAMPLOCATIONSTHIS MAP SHOWS WHERE THE MAJOR CONCENTRATION/DEATH CAMPS ARELOCATED IN EUROPE.
    • CREDITSPICTURES FROM THE VARIOUS WEBSITES SUCH AS TUMBLR,GOOGLE, THIRD REICH DEDICATED FORUMS AND THIRD REICHDEDICATED WEBSITES.SOME TEXT IS FROM WIKIPEDIA, THIRD REICH INFORMATIONWEBSITES, HISTORY WEBSITES AND FROM MY OWN BRAIN ANDKNOWLEDGE.CONCENTRATION CAMP LOCATIONS MAP WAS EDITED BY ME TOBE MADE CLEARER THAN THE ORIGINAL.ENTIRE SLIDE SINGLE-HANDEDLY MADE BY ME.I HOPE YOU ENJOYED MY HARD WORK AND LEARNED A LOT ABOUT THEHOLOCAUST AND THE PEOPLE WHO LET AND MADE IT HAPPEN.SLIDE CREDIT TO MANDY [WAY] PARKINSON