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Holocaust Survivor – Poland – Harold Gordon

Synopsis The Last Sunrise by Harold Gordon My name is Harold Gordon now! But 55 years ago I was a (10) year old boy whose name...

No escape, no choice – a drawing by Jan Komski

Visual record of life in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Jan Komski’s Story

Visual record of life in the Auschwitz concentration camp.
Jan Komski painting holocaust survivor

Warmth – a painting by Jan Komski

Visual record of life in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

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...

The Art of Jan Komski

Birkenau Ramp: Doppelganger

This switch and signal preside over the Nazi killing center near the rail entrance to Birkenau. A Doppelgänger is a ghostly counterpart and companion...

Auschwitz/Birkenau – About Alan Jacobs

   About the author Alan Jacobs has been to Auschwitz and Birkenau many times. During those visits, he interviewed numerous survivors and took many photographs of...

Mauthausen – The Latch

  It is always surprising to see the degree of care and meticulous attention to detail, even...

Auschwitz/Birkenau – Canada

"Canada" Jews were told to bring their essential belongings on the transport to "Relocation". Immediately on unloading, these...