Dawson Petrea - 5th period
The Nazis kept meticulous documents about how many Jews were killed in World War 2.
The documents are important to history and the war because the documents show important facts about what happened, how many died and why history should not repeat itself.
Why the Nazis kept the documents-
War crime trials
Finding the documents
The money and documents were found in the Kaiseroda Salt Mines in Merkers, Germany.
Millions of documents were found.
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The three images are pictures of documents that were recovered at the end of the war. The records show how many Jews were killed in certain cities, and other places.
Database that shows real documents that were kept and gives information of when they were found, how they were found, and what they were used for after that