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Personalized necklace found at Nazi extermination camp

A personalized necklace thought to belong to a German Jewish girl named aroline Cohn has been recovered from the Sobibór Nazi extermination camp in eastern Poland. The discovery has sent researchers looking for more information about the young girl who once owned the medallion and her possible links to the Frank

Gas chamber found at Sobibór Nazi death camp

Holocaust researchers have located a gas chamber at the Sobibór death camp that killed an estimated 250,000 Jewish people in 1942-43. Historians already knew that the Germans operated the gas chambers at Sobibor from April 1942 to October 1943, killing an estimated 250,000 Jews brought from across Europe. But they have

Escape tunnel discovered at Nazi death camp

Archaeologists working at the Sobibor Nazi death camp in Poland have unearthed a 32-foot-long escape tunnel. "We found a snake-shaped tunnel in what was once the center of the shed, leading eastwards –- out of the camp," Yoram Haimi, one of the leaders of the team, told Israeli news outlet Haaretz.

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