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Back to Gates of Hell: Survivor Prepares for Return to Auschwitz

Former prisoner Stanislaw Zalewski attends the 74th anniversary of the liberation of former German Nazi death camp Auschwitz…

Hundreds of former prisoners will return Monday to the Nazi concentration and extermination camp at Auschwitz, Poland, alongside several world leaders, to mark the 75th anniversary of its liberation by Soviet troops.

At least 1.1 million people – mostly Jews – were murdered at Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest of the Nazi death camps, between 1940 and 1945.

Stanislaw Zalewski, 94, is among the former prisoners who will return for the anniversary. He says he keeps his memories locked away – “occasionally letting them out to share the horrors read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com