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Bergen-Belsen concentration camp
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Auschwitz
On the railway platform at Auschwitz-Birkenau the prisoners were divided into two groups. One group was killed immediately, while the other group had to carry out slave labour. A large number of these people died of starvation and disease.

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This day in history
Today: 18 November 2017
Then: 16 November 1942

Fritz Pfeffer (Albert Dussel) goes into hiding in the secret annexe.

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