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Atrocities wwii

  1. 1. Atrocities of WWII The Holocaust
  2. 2. <ul><li>Holocaust </li></ul><ul><li>Step 1: Hitler told the Jews to leave </li></ul><ul><li>Step 2: Take all rights from the Jews </li></ul><ul><li>Step 3: Ghettos for the Jews </li></ul><ul><li>Step 4: Concentration camps </li></ul><ul><li>Step 5: Death camps </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Nuremberg Laws – removal of rights </li></ul><ul><li>Ghettos </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Jews crowed for Nazi propaganda </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Judenrat decide who leaves </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Jews in charge </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Pick who goes 1st to camps </li></ul></ul></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Warsaw ghetto uprising </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Over 400K in Ghetto </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1942 ghetto being liquidated </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Spring of 1943 about 100K </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>B-day present for Hitler (4/20) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Want liquidate ghetto </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Uprising lasted until May 10 </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Luftwaffe drop incendiary bombs </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Soldiers march in w/ flamethrowers </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 7. <ul><li>1938; 7 Concentration Camps </li></ul><ul><li>1945; ~200 Camps </li></ul>
  6. 8. <ul><li>Work Camps </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Industry & Agriculture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>No gas chambers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Serve term & go home </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>3 strikes & you’re out </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Badges in camp... </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Red, Green, Blue, Purple, Pink, Black, or Yellow </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Red: Political prisoners </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Green: Habitual criminals </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Blue: Emigrants </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Purple: Jehovah’s Witnesses </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Pink: Homosexuals </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Black: Vagrants </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Yellow: Jews {Also wore criminal triangle} </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Star of David later </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Gypsies given brown triangle at some camps </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 10. <ul><li>1938 increase Jews sent to camps for being Jews </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What does it mean to be a Jew? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Shakespeare </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Jewish faith </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dickens </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The way you look </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>19th Century </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Racial & Ethnic background </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Nazi’s </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Jew is a Jew is a Jew </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>1 Jewish grandparent </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 11. <ul><li>Terezin (Czechoslovakian show camp) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Red Cross visits...told all camps like Terezin </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Not terrible...just can’t leave </li></ul></ul>
  9. 12. <ul><li>Death Camps </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wannsee Conference {1942} 15 Nazi officials </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Led by Reinhard Heydrich (Head of Gestapo) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Goal: answer “Jewish Question” </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Mandatory sterilization too time consuming </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Endlosung chosen (Final Solution) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Developed by Adolf Eichmann </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Method </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Deportation to killing centers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Immediate death; can’t work </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Very young, old, weak </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Segregation by gender </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Decimation through forced labor and little food </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Eventual Death </li></ul></ul></ul>
  10. 13. <ul><li>Death camps designed for genocide </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Deliberate annihilation entire group people </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>German’s genocide </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Almost 6 million Jews </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Major death camps </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Auschwitz, Dachau, & Treblinka </li></ul></ul></ul>
  11. 14. <ul><li>Railways important for transport </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Postcard stop </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>No railroad...call in troops </li></ul></ul>
  12. 15. <ul><li>Camp Life </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Separated upon arrival </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Mornings roll call...jobs assigned </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Learn to be chosen & stay alive </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Gas chambers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Gas pellets brought in Red Cross trucks </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Zyklon B </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cyanide based insecticide </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Hydrocyanic acid/Hydrogen Cyanide </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  13. 16. Ovens
  14. 17. Gas Chamber Zyklon B
  15. 18. <ul><li>Testing/Experiments </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dr Josef Mengele worked at Auschwitz </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Preformed experiments </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Known as “The Angel of Death” </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Studies on twins </li></ul></ul></ul>
  16. 19. <ul><li>Liberation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Prisoners; Many mentality child-like </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Malnutrition, & treatment/torture </li></ul></ul></ul>
  17. 39. <ul><li>Einsatzgruppen = mobile killing squads </li></ul><ul><ul><li>All S.S. members </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Relocate </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Jews in vans; divert exhaust </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Shoot Jews & others & leave bodies lay or in pit </li></ul></ul></ul>

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