Birkenau Sauna – Disinfection

Birkenau Disinfection These are small gas-chambers, designed to exterminate vermin, mainly lice, a population that thrived in Birkenau. There were many of these chambers, operated by...

Birkenau – Krematorium III (#3)

Birkenau Krematorium III Opening This opening in Krem III, below ground , may be all that is left of the chute down which bodies from...

Birkenau – Krematorium V (#1)

Birkenau Krematorium IV Ruins This is the floor of the gas chamber at Krematorium V, Birkenau. Life somehow manages to prevail, even though one would...

Auschwitz/Birkenau – Photographs by Alan Jacobs

These photographs were taken in Auschwitz and Birkenau by Alan Jacobs in the years 1979 - 1981. Click on the images...

No escape, no choice – a drawing by Jan Komski

Visual record of life in the Auschwitz concentration camp.