Sachsenhausen concentration camp

Concentration camp opened in 1936. Prisoners were employed in various branches of armament manufacture, especially airplane and tank engines. Some 200,000 prisoners passed through the camp. The exact number of those who perished is unknown.

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Founding date:
1936
Dissolution date:
April 22, 1945
Liberated by:
Location: Oranienburg, Germany
Alternate Name(s):
Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg

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