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Genocide Einsatzgruppen : “Killing squads” cleansing occupied territories in wake of German Army Ghettos formed in many ECE towns Many subject peoples (esp. Ukrainians, Poles) also participate in killings Babii Yar, Kiev, 1941 RPB 101, Jozefow, 1942: “ordinary Germans:” middle-aged reservists from Hamburg July 1941, Jedwabne: Ordinary Poles. Unduly stressful…also inefficient.
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Ghettos As Hitler invaded Europe, Ghettos were set up in invaded territories where all the Jews were moved to.
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Ghetto’s As Hitler invaded Europe, ghetto’s were set up in the invaded countries for the Jewish population. Rules were enforced and all Jews had to
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Unformatted text preview: identify themselves as Jewish. The Final Solution • Shift to extermination (not concentration ) camps • Dachau, Ravensbruck, Sobibor, Majdanek, etc… • Auschwitz: – Founded 1939: massive expansion – Medical experiments from 1939: Clauberg, Mengele – 1.1-1.3m killed – 1944: Greek Jews: 48k deported, 12k live past day of arrival The Other Holocaust • Total dead: 11-12m • Jews: “only” 6m • The rest: – Gypsies (Roma): per capita, also c. 70-75% of total population. Porajmos • Homosexuals • Communists & other politicals • Outspoken priests (Prod and Catholic) • Jehovah’s Witnesses • “asocials:” vagrants, work-shy, etc....
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