From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The chapter is separate from the annals of the Holocaust of European Jews. The SS took her off in Hamburg and threw her in prison. Breaking a long-time taboo in the world of Nazi horrors, Germany has unveiled an exhibition on the "comfort women" exploited by male concentration-camp inmates. They just wanted to have a better life and we punished them this way. The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. Die Homepage wurde aktualisiert.
They considered it to be just one more unendurable moment in an unbearable situation.
New book reveals horror of Nazi camp brothels
In addition to using camp brothels as a means to control inmates, encourage collaboration, and prevent riots and escapes, Heinrich Himmler also intended them to be used as a means of teaching pink triangle prisoners "the joys of the opposite sex",  i. They were forced into sexual relations for food or other necessities. She and Leichter were among 1, women gassed over the course of a few days: Nina Michailovna, Russian camp prisoner, reported: Photos are on the whole not included in the exhibition "to avoid possible voyeuristic expectations," the spokesperson of the Foundation of Brandenburg Memorials, Horst Seferens explained. Bengal famine of Chinese famine of —43 Greek Famine of Dutch famine of —45 Vietnamese Famine of A new German exhibition reveals a particularly sordid chapter from the history of the Nazi concentration camps: