Lee Miller, Buchenwald concentration camp, 1945 (©  Kerry Negahban, Reproduction Rights Negotiator , Lee Miller Archives, Roland Penrose Estate & The Penrose Collection, Farley Farm House , Muddles Green , Chiddingly , East Sussex BN8 6HW, UK. Tel: ++44 (0) 1825 872691- Fax: ++44 (0) 1825 872733- archives@leemiller.co.uk)

Lee Miller, Buchenwald concentration camp, 1945 (© Kerry Negahban, Reproduction Rights Negotiator , Lee Miller Archives, Roland Penrose Estate & The Penrose Collection, Farley Farm House , Muddles Green , Chiddingly , East Sussex BN8 6HW, UK. Tel: ++44 (0) 1825 872691- Fax: ++44 (0) 1825 872733- archives@leemiller.co.uk)

Joachim Ernst, Duke of Anhalt, inherited the ducal throne at the age of seventeen.  The former duke's brother ruled as regent for a few months before revolutionaries forced Joachim to abdicate following German defeat in World War I.  After World War II, Joachim died as a prisoner of the Soviets at Buchenwald concentration camp.

Joachim Ernst, Duke of Anhalt, inherited the ducal throne at the age of seventeen. The former duke's brother ruled as regent for a few months before revolutionaries forced Joachim to abdicate following German defeat in World War I. After World War II, Joachim died as a prisoner of the Soviets at Buchenwald concentration camp.

Abraham Lewent, who had been sent from the Warsaw ghetto to Majdanek and later transferred to several concentration camps in Germany, wore this jacket as part of the uniform issued to him upon his arrival in the Buchenwald concentration camp in 1944.  — US Holocaust Memorial Museum - Collections

Abraham Lewent, who had been sent from the Warsaw ghetto to Majdanek and later transferred to several concentration camps in Germany, wore this jacket as part of the uniform issued to him upon his arrival in the Buchenwald concentration camp in 1944. — US Holocaust Memorial Museum - Collections

Trial of 31 war criminals from Buchenwald concentration camp

Trial of 31 war criminals from Buchenwald concentration camp

Jakob Rosenfeld, more commonly known as General Luo, served as the Minister of Health in the 1947 Provisional Communist Military Government of China under Mao Zedong. Rosenfeld was a Jew born in the Austro-Hungarian Empire After the Anschluss, Rosenfeld was deported to Dachau concentration camp and later to Buchenwald. In 1939 he was released and had to leave the country within two weeks. Since China did not require Jews to apply for a visa, he fled to the Shanghai ghetto.

Jakob Rosenfeld, more commonly known as General Luo, served as the Minister of Health in the 1947 Provisional Communist Military Government of China under Mao Zedong. Rosenfeld was a Jew born in the Austro-Hungarian Empire After the Anschluss, Rosenfeld was deported to Dachau concentration camp and later to Buchenwald. In 1939 he was released and had to leave the country within two weeks. Since China did not require Jews to apply for a visa, he fled to the Shanghai ghetto.

Edward R. Murrow, giving a riveting, first-hand report of the liberation of Buchenwald, a Nazi concentration camp. (disturbing images at the link)

Edward R. Murrow, giving a riveting, first-hand report of the liberation of Buchenwald, a Nazi concentration camp. (disturbing images at the link)

Dinge en Goete (Things and Stuff): This Day in WWII History: Apr 11, 1945: The U.S. army liberates Buchenwald concentration camp

Dinge en Goete (Things and Stuff): This Day in WWII History: Apr 11, 1945: The U.S. army liberates Buchenwald concentration camp

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