Thursday, November 15, 2012

Daily Finds

Pure horror.

Wilhelm Brasse was forced to take photographs of frightened children and victims of gruesome medical experiments moments from their death at the extermination camp where some 1.5million people, mostly Jewish died in the Holocaust.



Mr Brasse, who died this week aged 94, has had relive those horrors from inside Auschwitz but is considered a hero after he risked his life to preserve the harrowing photographs, which later helped convict the very Nazi monsters who commissioned the photographs . (Read entire article.)






via Tea at Trianon http://teaattrianon.blogspot.com/2012/11/the-photographer-from-auschwitz.html

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