Title: Westerbork, Holland, Jews boarding a deportation train to Auschwitz.
Location: Westerbork,The Netherlands
Subject Keywords: Deportations
, Badge of shame
, Deportation trains
, Railroad cars
, Transit camps
, Gemmeker, Albert Konrad (1907-1982)
Photographer: Rudolf Werner Breslauer
Description: A Jewish inmate, Rudolf Werner Breslauer, who enjoyed good relations with camp commandant Gemmeker, prepared this album, probably in early 1943.
It depicts different scenes from the comp and its surrounding area: daily life in the camp, deportations, forced labor, Christmas feast of the SS staff, private life of Gemmeker and his mistress etc.
Credit: Yad Vashem
Archival signature: 0
Album number: FA29/60
Album Title: Westerbork, Holland, 1942-1943, a personal album of camp commander Albert Konrad Gemmeker.