Auschwitz Research

Auschwitz I & Auschwitz-Birkenau

Statistics

  • 1,305,000 sent to Auschwitz.
  • Only 223,000 survivors.
  • 83.9% were Jews.
  • Over 7,000 SS soldiers

Daily Life

  • Prisoners were forced to do various laborious tasks.
  • Weak, sick, and elderly were often killed because they couldn't work.
  • At Auschwitz I SS physicians carried out medical experiments.
  • Auschwitz-Birkenau had a killing center.

Important People