Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp

During my stay in Kraków, Poland, I took a day-trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau, the Nazi concentration camp that murdered over 1.1 million people, the highest death toll out of all Nazi concentration camps by a significant margin.

Auschwitz is by far the most famous extermination camp set up by Nazi Germany to carry out the “Final Solution”, the annihilation of the Jewish people. It so happened that I…