Holocaust 1932-1947

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  • Hitler gains power in Germany.

    Hitler gains power in Germany.
    Anti-Semitism in Germany becomes “official” government decree. Hitler website
  • Anti- Jweish legislation enacted in Germany.

    Anti- Jweish legislation enacted in Germany.
    Legislation act.Jews were stripped from their citizenship, and couldn’t vote.
    Didn't have any rights.
  • The SS (Gestapo) formed in Germany to spearhead the “Final Solution

    The SS (Gestapo) formed in Germany to spearhead the “Final Solution
    “the Nazi Party's "Protection Squadron" and a force that, fielding almost a million men (both on the front lines and as political police), The SS
  • Germany invades Austria and Czechoslovakia, rounding-up Jews and deporting them work camps

    Germany invades Austria and Czechoslovakia, rounding-up Jews and deporting them work camps
    Jews</a>against the Jews. In panic, thousands tried to immigrate. About 130,000 Jews were able to get out. <a href='http://www.rememberingscotlandatwar.org.uk/Accessible/Image/GetImage/360/-/31dc4403-64f1-4ede-8a1f-0aacc87401b3.jpg' >
  • Germany invades Poland. Jews rounded-up and sent to concentration camps and work camps. World War II begins.

    Germany invades Poland. Jews rounded-up and sent to concentration camps and work camps. World War II begins.
    On September 1, 1939, Germany invaded Poland. The Polish army was defeated within weeks of the invasion. From East Prussia and Germany in the north and Silesia and Slovakia in the south, <a href= http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_oIAhQMTG-dU/S4YvmXl_9DI/AAAAAAAACuo/NRLDgCypT6o/s1600/kristallnacht-night-of-broken-glass-nazi-germany-jews-persecution-november-1938-jews-baden-baden-concentration-camps.jpg' >Germany invades poland.</a>
  • Death camps established in Poland, first for polish Jews, later for all European Jews.

    Death camps established in Poland, first for polish Jews, later for all European Jews.
    The Auschwitz complex of camps encompassed a large industrial area rich in natural resources. There were 48 camps in all. deaths of roughly 70,000 people, website on death camps
  • “Final Solution”In full force. No escape for Jews.

    The Nazi’s used terms like this when they decide they want to cause server destruction, to the Jews. Jews
  • Germany occupies Hungary.Jews go to extermination camps.

    Germany occupies Hungary.Jews go to extermination camps.
    camps Hungary battled Nazi’s (Germany) and suffered tremendous losses.
  • Germany surrenders. Death camps and concentration camps liberated by allies.

    as Russian troops fought to within yards of his subterranean bunker, Adolph Hitler put a pistol to his head, pulled the trigger and closed the curtain on the Third Reich. Before his death, Hitler anointed Admiral Karl Donitz as his successor with orders to continue the fighting. Hitler was unaware that the German surrender had already begun. <a href='http:// http://i716.photobucket.com/albums/ww161/KICK31107/project/germanysurrednerr.jpg' >
  • Nuremburg Trails against war criminals

    Nuremburg Trails against war criminals
    Trails that were against the people who fought on the Nazi side, most of the official leaders to the Nazi’s committed suicide before these trials. Trials
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