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Sachsenhausen

   
           

Concentration Camp Sachsenhausen

Members of the Jehovah's Witnesses religious sect (called Bibelforscher, literally "Bible student" in German) refused to perform military service and to give the Hitler salute. About 10,000 were confined in concentration camps; about 1,200 perished. next >>

Below: A notice on this September 20, 1942, lettercard states that the sender, Jehovah's Witness prisoner Wilhelm Becker, a "fanatical Bible student," has restricted mail privileges.

 

 

Courtesy of The Florence and Laurence Spungen Family Foundation. Ex-Ken Lawrence exhibit.

 


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