More evidence of the fiendish efficiency of the Germans. Not many people know that the Germans created a conveyor belt of death at Auschwitz that automatically electrocuted and immediately incinerated the Nazis victims and turned them into fertiliser.
MURDER CAMP “EFFICIENCY”
CONVEYOR BELT FOR DEAD
The great concentration camp at Osweicim, thirty miles west of Cracow, now in Russian hands, boasted a conveyor belt for the dead. With unparalleled ” efficiency ” it not only electrocuted the Nazis’ victims, but conveyed their bodies and dumped them in the furnaces where they were turned into powder almost immediately. As at Maidenek another notorious murder camp overrun by the Russians —nothing was wasted. The powder became fertiliser for the fields around the camp. “The first shock that Osweicim gives you is its enormous size,” writes Boris Polevoy, a well known Russian journalist, who has just visited the camp. “There are a dozen square miles saturated with human blood and blanketed with human ashes.
It was worse than we thought. The Nazis had specially trained dogs to rip apart men women and children. The bodies fed into the crematorium produced the electricity to murder more people and the waterworks were designed to drown people. I’m surmising that the gas used was the slow release Zyklon B.
Murders in Poland
Discovery of Special Nazi Factory Majdanek (Poland). Tuesday••I
I have seen today a concentration camp here covering an area of 15 miles, which resembles a huge factory, with chimneys, shops, roads, electricity, waterworks and barracks,’’ says the Exchange Telegraph Co. correspondent.
“It was factory—a factory of death, its shops were gas chambers, the chimneys belonged to the crematorium where corpses were burned, and the power was used for murdering by electricity and the water for drowning.
“Along the roads men, women and children were driven and beaten to death, while 200 dogs were trsined to participate In mass murder by tearing the victims to pieces.