Buna

Teanna Smith

Monowitz or Buna

Buna was one of the three main concentration sub-camps in the Auschwitz camp system.


There were an additional 45 supcamps in the surrounding area.


This camp held 10,000 prisoners in 1944.


Estimated number of victims: More than 56,000 not including 13,000 inmates transferred to Auschwitz or other camps.


The official goal of Buna was the destruction of the prisoners by work.


There were 63,084 estimated prisioners in Buchenwald in December 1944


In Poland, Nazi Germany.