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BUCHENWALD, Then and Now

Article about: Featuring a series of post war images issued by KZ-Gedenkstätte Buchenwald, below are comparison views of several sites at the concentration camp. Firstly, the Haupteingang / Torgebäude (Mai

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    Featuring a series of post war images issued by KZ-Gedenkstätte Buchenwald, below are comparison views of several sites at the concentration camp.

    Firstly, the Haupteingang / Torgebäude (Main Entrance / Gate Building).
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture bu1.JPG   BUCH-TORGEB-B.jpg  

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    Next are the detention cells, which form the righthand section of the main entrance building when viewed from inside the camp.
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture bu6.JPG   BUCH-TORGEB-A.jpg  

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    Below, views of fencing and a Wachturm (watchtower) - note, this modern day representation is not the one shown in the earlier photograph.
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    Krematorium - two contrasting views taken from different vantage points.
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    "maka akaŋl oyate maŋi pi ki le, tuweŋi wíyópeya oki hi sni"

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    Another pair of images showing the Krematorium facility, this time showing part of the yard area to the side of the building. At this spot, on 11th April 1945, a large pile of corpses was found by liberating US forces. Note, the modern image was taken further along the side of the structure.
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    Experienced guide and published author leading detailed study trips to the former KZ sites of Nazi Germany. Contact for further details.

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    "maka akaŋl oyate maŋi pi ki le, tuweŋi wíyópeya oki hi sni"

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    Finally, the ovens inside the Krematorium.
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    Experienced guide and published author leading detailed study trips to the former KZ sites of Nazi Germany. Contact for further details.

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    "maka akaŋl oyate maŋi pi ki le, tuweŋi wíyópeya oki hi sni"

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    The camp is addressed in this thread below:

    http://www.warrelics.eu/forum/konzen...henwald-89550/
    Experienced guide and published author leading detailed study trips to the former KZ sites of Nazi Germany. Contact for further details.

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    "maka akaŋl oyate maŋi pi ki le, tuweŋi wíyópeya oki hi sni"

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    What is the bust in the old krematoria photo?

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    Ernst Thälmann, KPD (Communist Party) leader during the Weimar Republic. He was shot at Buchenwald in the summer of 1944 shortly after his arrival from prison.
    Experienced guide and published author leading detailed study trips to the former KZ sites of Nazi Germany. Contact for further details.

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    Thanks Carl, is that memorial still there?

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