Tag: The Holocaust

Patton to Ike on the death camps


US troops liberate Dachau death camp today 1945

Warsaw Jewish Ghetto uprising, today 1943

Sinclair Davidson today not only reminded of the Warsaw Jewish ghetto uprising this day 1943, but also that the little boy in the famous photo below lived a long life. The ghetto fighters held out for more than a month. The uprising was three days before the planned liquidation of the ghetto.

The German soldier pointing the gun at him is executed for war crimes in 1969.

Source: The ‘Warsaw Ghetto Boy’.