A Day in the History – March big transports arrived in Auschwitz. The RSHA transport number 34 came from Berlin and there were 1128 Jewish people men and 588 women and children). After the selection, 389 men and 96 women were registered
This is Auschwitz, Poland, which is where the story takes place. In Auschwitz, there was a concentration camp. Bruno's father ran this camp for Hitler in the story.
On July 19 1943 a large gallows with 12 nooses was built on the square in front of the Auschwitz I camp kitchen. After the evening roll-call 12 prisoners handcuffed and wearing only overalls were brought from Block 11. They were 12 Poles from the surveying squad who had been locked in the camp prison on May 21 26 and 27 1943. They were: Stanisław Stawiński (No. 6569) Czesław Marcisz (No. 26891) Janusz Skrzetuski-Pogonowski (No. 253) Edmund Sikorski (No. 25419) Jerzy Woźniak (No. 35650)…
Newly arrived women prisoners to Auschwitz-Birkenau who have been selected for work have been stripped of their identities. They have been registered, shaven of all body hair, showered and given camp clothing.(the jews during the war)