FC: The Holocaust
1: .. | The Holocaust was the mass murder or genocide of approximately six million Jews during World War II,
2: Adolf Hitler | Was the leader of the Nazi party.
3: The Nazis developed "The Final Solution", a plan to get rid of all the Jews.
4: The Nazis decided the most efficient way was to set up camps to eliminate them, so they would not pass on their genes and disrupt the Nazis quest for the perfect race. They also set up ghettos where the Jews would live in the most horrible conditions.
5: The Ghettos
6: The two types of camps Jews were put into were death camps and concentration camps.
7: Death Camps | Death camps were built only to kill Jews.
8: Concentration camps | In concentration camps, you were kept under harsh conditions. You got barley any food and had to work. Most Jews died of starvation, while others were either gassed or burned alive.
9: ovens you were burned alive in | Gas Chamber
10: Nuremberg Trials | The Nuremberg trials were a chain of military tribunals, held by the Allied Forces of World War II.
12: Not many people knew about the Holocaust, but then people started to find out. The Holocaust ended in 1944 and 1945 when the allied forces defeated and took control of Nazi Germany. They started to liberate the concentration camps one by one, for many it was too late. | End of the Holocaust
13: When the Allied forces invade Germany, Hitler knew he had been defeated. Adolf Hitler committed suicide in April of 1945 before the Allies had a chance to capture him. Many Nazis committed suicide this year because they thought it was better than being captured for what they believed in. However, many were caught and punished for their involvement in the Holocaust.