University of Minnesota
Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies


Buchenwald Concentration Camp

Photos from the Buchenwald Concentration Camp at Weimar Germany taken by Members of the 45th Evac Hospital 1st Army. Such sets of official photos were available to members of units who liberated or served to dismantle the camps.

Monument to KLB

Body wagon


GIs & Nurses Tour camp


Pile of Bones

Hitler Effigy Hanging

Bodies stacked like cord wood

Little Camp Barracks

Unfortunate soul wanting only to die

Public Floggings

Common Grave