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By Heidemarie Wawrzyn
Nationalsozialismus im 19./20. Jahrhundert: Vol 7.
The deliberate presentation has been written at the social gathering of foreign Holocaust Remembrance Day. the place to begin of the venture used to be the invention of a hidden army album together with photographs of Belarus and Russia in 1942/43. Many German squaddies saved picture albums to commemorate their “glorious days” in global battle II. that they had been in locations the place German killing devices – Einsatzgruppen – had murdered Jews, Communists and somebody against their increase. In cities like Grodno, Baranowicze, Bobruisk, Orel, and Briansk – hardly ever family names - Jews have been despatched to ghettos, pressured into hard work provider, and in many instances rounded up and massacred. The Einsatzgruppen and the German military labored jointly. by means of spring 1943, nearly 1.25 million Jews have been dead.
The annotated picture presentation monitors twenty-four black and white photos. having a look heavily at one image, the reader can see yellow badges at the coats of ladies maintaining shovels of their palms. at the similar web page, a soldier is laughingly pulling a girl clear of a truck. what's the history to those images? What had occurred there? the writer attempts to discover solutions to those questions – questions that are tricky to unravel virtually seventy years after the Holocaust.
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The Hidden Album 1942 - 1943: Annotated Photo Presentation by Heidemarie Wawrzyn