Auschwitz-birkenau by Jacob
Location • Auschwitz is located in the southern part of Poland near the city of Krakow
Who was sent to Auschwitz • The people who where sent to Auschwitz where Jews, Gypsies, homosexuals, asocials, criminals, and prisoners
What type of camp was it • It was a very hard labor camp but it was mostly a death camp
What where the conditions • the conditions at Auschwitz where very cold during the night, winter and fall. But during the day, spring and summer.
How many people where sent to Auschwitz • The amount of people where sent is a estimate of about 4.4 million people
How many people died in Auschwitz • The estimate amount of people who died in Auschwitz was about 1.1 million
How did people survive • Some people survived by escaping Auschwitz but it didn’t always work out. • Some Jewish people who where giving the job of sonderkammando which was a Jewish guard wouldn’t get kill if they did there job.
When did Auschwitz open • Auschwitz was opened in May 1940
What happened after the war • The camp was liberate in January 1945
When and who liberated the camp • The camp was liberated in January 27 1945 and the camp was liberated by the red army from the soviet union.
Movies and films of aushwitz • Auschwitz (film) • God on trial (film) • The boy in the striped pajamas (film)