Holocaust History

Auschwitz Concentration Camp Virtual Tour

A brilliant mind and photographer left us this week, and my heart misses my friend Alan Jacobs whose Auschwitz Concentration Camp Virtual Tour is a breakthrough way to see the camp, even if you...

The Eichmann Trial – When Survivors Speak

One of the extraordinary aspects of the Eichmann trial is that no one knew very much about the Holocaust when the trial began.Holocaust survivors did not speak about their ordeals at the hands of...

Lise Borsum – Gift #4 from Norway – Swedish Red Cross White Bus Rescue

Born September 18, 1908, Norwegian citizen Lise Borsum was “just the wife of wealthy Norwegian doctor Ragnar Borsum” until her circumstances required her to become much more.When World War II broke out she rose...

Holocaust Essays: The Heroism of Chiune Sugihara

Holocaust Essays: The Heroism of Chiune Sugihara The following Chiune Sugihara essay is part of a set of essays created by a class studying the Holocaust.If you'd like to send your comments, please contact the...

Jasenovac Concentration Camp

The Reality Of What Happened At Jasenovac Concentration Camp During World War II, Croatia was ruled by the fascist Ustashe regime under Ante Pavelić. His government ran Jasenovac concentration camp, where Serbians, Jews, and Roma...

Nordhausen Camp Liberation – Milton Geller Photos Big Red 1 18th Infantry

The Nordhausen Camp Liberation photos from Milton Geller, in the Big Red 1, 18th infantry who was there. NOTE: Graphic photos at the bottom of the page. Also on Remember.org: Liberation of Nordhausen Camp Photos Email Intro with...

Shauna Hoffman Podcast “I Saw the Child in My Mom” | Hungary Holocaust Survivor

COMPLETE PODCAST TRANSCRIPT"Hello and welcome, I’m Shauna Hoffman. Today I am sharing my journey back to Hungary with my mom and the joys and the lessons I learned. My mom was born in Miskolc Hungary,...

Joseph Weismann – Remembering with After the Roundup

Joseph Weismann's story is remembered for Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah) 2020. Joseph Weismann - After the Roundup Background On the nights of July 16 and 17, 1942, French police rounded up eleven-year-old Joseph Weismann, his family,...

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