Train retraces route of first Auschwitz convoy, 70 years on

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Survivors of the first-ever convoy to Auschwitz paid tribute Monday to the death camp's victims, exactly 70 years after being packed into cattle cars and sent there by German troops. A train organised by a Polish survivors' organisation arrived at the site of the camp on the outskirts of Oswiecim, southern Poland, after retracing the route of original rail convoy from the town of Tarnow, 140 kilometres (87 miles) to the east.Duration: 01:12

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although the war was before my time, i cant help but feel deep sorrow for the crimes made against humanity , all i hope is that this will never happen again in my time or any other time,, how any human can do such horrific and insane horrers against a fellow human is behond me, there is no room is this world for acts of hate ,
By brian trask 4 years ago