The Holocaust

"A journey into the past"

Who was Adolf Hitler?

  • Born on April 20 1889 and died on April 30 1945
  • Austrian born German politician and dictator
  • Leader of the infamous Nazi Party from 1934-1945
  • Strong hatred of Jews from an early age
  • Aimed to have the Jews exterminated once he had gained power

What is the Holocaust?

The Holocaust was a genocide of predominantly of the Jewish race. It took place in Germany from 1941-1945 during WWII. In the Nazi regime, approx. 6 million Jews were murdered by orders from Hitler and his Nazi Party.
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