Belzec extermination camp, the model in the 'Aktion Reinhard' murder program, started as a labor camp in April 1940. It is estimated that about 600,000 Jews were murdered at Belzec and probably dozen thousands of Gypsies.
Business and the Holocaust (from Stock Maven) provides information leading up to the Holocaust showing major ties between corporations and the early Nazi movement. Articles and book excerpts, historical and recent news media reports, war crimes trial transcripts, government and organization resources.
The Cape Town Holocaust Centre is the first and only Holocaust Centre to be established in Africa. The Centre serves as a place of remembrance for the victims of the Holocaust and by addressing the ethical, moral and historical dimensions, aims to combat antisemitism and all forms of prejudice and discrimination. The Centre includes a permanent exhibition. The main focus of the Centre's activities is an education programme for high school pupils and their teachers.
Collections + [RE]Collections is based on the memories of William Yenofsky, an 87-year-old man of Jewish faith who, as an American soldier, fought for four years overseas during World War II. He has recounted these stories to his daughter Susan Metros, a Professor of Art at the University of Tennessee and the director and graphic/interface designer for this project.