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Bunker 1 / The Little Red House Auschwitz

(Poland - Lesser Poland - Oswiecim)

On this site stood Bunker l, named "The Little Red House".
The former peasants cottage had originally four rooms, these were converted into two gaschambers. The Zyklon B gas was thrown through an opening of 30 x 40 centimeters, after which the opening was sealed with valves.
In this bunker about 400 people were killed in one time.
This bunker was inaugurated in March 1942.

Source

  • Text: Anneke Moerenhout
  • Photos: Paul & Anneke Moerenhout

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Address:
Leśna
Oswiecim
WWII grade:
100%
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60%

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