City of Vienna. It was located about three miles from the town of Mauthausen in Austria, 12... Nazi regime called it the "asocials" from Dachau concentration camp to the Mauthausen site in order to begin construction of the new concentration camp. By the end of 1938 Mauthausen held nearly 1000 prisoners still.
During the war the ss incarcerated more than 10000 soviet prisoners of war at Mauthasen including 3000 held at the Mauthausen sub camp Gusen Nationals of virtually every single german occupied in WW2. Came through Mauthausen these included amoung the prisoners.