She had, in fact, served time in a German prison which was overseen by the Soviets, but she was imprisoned because she had served at three concentration camps.  The only female guard to tell her story to the public was Herta Bothe , who served as a guard at Ravensbrück in 1942, then at Stutthof , Bromberg-Ost subcamp, and finally in Bergen-Belsen .
Concentration Camps. Concentration camps are often inaccurately compared to a prison in modern society. But concentration camps, unlike prisons, were independent of any judicial review. Nazi concentration camps served three main purposes: To incarcerate real and perceived “enemies of the state."
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From March 1936, all Nazi concentration camps were managed by the SS-Totenkopfverbände (the Skull Units, SS-TV), who operated extermination camps from 1941 as well. An SS anatomist , Johann Kremer , after witnessing the gassing of victims at Birkenau , wrote in his diary on 2 September 1942: " Dante's Inferno seems to me almost a comedy compared to this.
03/06/2019 · An estimated 65 percent of gay men in concentration camps died between 1933 and 1945. Even after World War II , both East and West Germany upheld the country’s anti-gay law, and many gays ...
01/10/2022 · Devil’s Doctors: Medical Experiments on Human Subjects in the Concentration Camps. Geneva: Ferni Publishing House, 1978. (D 804 .G4 B3913 1978) [Find in a library near you] Based upon testimonies of survivors of Nazi medical experimentation. Describes in detail the activities of a handful of the most notorious SS-physicians.
25/08/2022 · Auschwitz, Polish Oświęcim, also called Auschwitz-Birkenau, Nazi Germany’s largest concentration camp and extermination camp. Located near the industrial town of Oświęcim in southern Poland (in a portion of the country that was annexed by Germany at the beginning of World War II), Auschwitz was actually three camps in one: a prison camp, an extermination camp, and a slave-labour camp.