Auschwitz Slave Recalls Loading Corpses In Ovens, Murdered Baby

12/18/2007 • Anne Frank, News

Shlomo Venezia was a slave laborer in the crematoriums at Auschwitz-Birkenau. For eight months in 1944, he loaded the corpses of his fellow Jews into the Nazi ovens — 12 hours a day, seven days a week, cadaver after cadaver until it became a mechanical task, like feeding a heating furnace with cords of wood.