Arrested German women from the SS-guard of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp

SS-guard of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp

Women in the war: German women arrested by the allies from the SS-guard of the Nazi concentration camp Bergen-Belsen.
Pictured from left to right: Hildegard Kambach, Magdalene Kessel, Elisabeth Volkenrath (1919-1945, executed in the prison of the German city Hamelin December 13, 1945), Irene Haschke (negotiated by the court to 10 years in prison, released in 1951), Herta Ehlert (1905 —1997, sentenced by court to 15 years in prison, released in 1953) and Herta Bothe (1921–2000, sentenced by court to 10 years in prison, released in 1951).


Sources of information about the photo:

  1. www.theatlantic.com
  2. commons.wikimedia.org
  3. bergenbelsen.co.uk





Location: Germany
Date: April 16-18, 1945

In : 1945

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