Holocaust

Events

Dachau concentration camp opened

March 20, 1933

Nuremberg Race Laws excluding Jews and stripping natural rights

September 15th, 1935

Einsatzgruppen shoot 3 000 Jews at Seventh Fort

July 6 1941

Einsatzgruppen shoot 34 000 Jews at Babi Yar

September 28 1941

Einsatzgruppen shoot 13 000 Jews from Minsk ghetto

November 7 1941

Einsatzgruppen shoot 10 000 Jews from Riga ghetto

November 30 1941

First killing operations begin at Chelmno at Poland

December 8 1941

Mass deportation 65 000 Jews from Lodz to Chelmno killing centre

January 16 1942

Deportation 65 000 Jews from Drancy, outside Paris to east (primarily Auschwitz)

March 27 1942

Mass deportation 100 000 Jews from occupied Netherlands to east (primarily Auschwitz

July 15 1942

Mass deportation 300 000 Jews from Warsaw ghetto to Treblinka killing centre

July 22 1942

Mass deportation 265 000 Jews from Warsaw to Treblinka

September 12 1942

Rescue of Jews in Denmark

October 1 1943

Mass deportation 440 000 Jews from Hungary

May 15 1944

Death march 60 000 prisoners from Auschwitz camp

January 18 1945

Death march 50 000 prisoners Stutthof camps

January 25 1945

Soviet troops liberate Auschwitz camp

January 27 1945

American forces liberate Dachau concentration camp

April 29 1945