Five million is frequently cited as the number of non-Jews killed by the Nazis. The figure is inaccurate and was apparently an invention of famed Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal. According to historian Deborah Lipstadt, he began to refer to “eleven million victims” of the Holocaust, six million Jews and five million non-Jews in the s. Sep 16, · Sixty-three percent of those surveyed did not know 6 million Jews were murdered in the Holocaust. Over half of those thought the toll was under 2 million. Holocaust survivors stand behind a barbed.
Orthodox Jewish women accompanied by children were especially vulnerable, since people in orthodox Jewish dress were certainly more vulnerable to discovery in hiding or to particularly sadistic behavior in pogrom-like activities. The larger number of children in Orthodox families also made women in those families a special target of Nazi ideology. Jan 24, · Approximately six million Jews and some 5 million others, targeted for racial, political, ideological and behavioral reasons, died in the Holocaust. More than one million of those who perished were.
Sep 16, · Nearly two-thirds of US young adults unaware 6m Jews killed in the Holocaust According to survey of adults , 23% said they believed the Holocaust was a myth, had been exaggerated or they Author: Harriet Sherwood. The names of the Holocaust victims that appear on this list were taken from Pages of Testimony submitted to Yad Vashem OFIN CHANA YCCHAK 19 POLAND WARSZAWA, POLAND ORDER BORUCH BEN CIJON 65 POLAND TRISK, WOLYN, POLAND 23/08/42 ORENSTEIN CHAJA MOSHE 23 POLAND SIEDLCE, GHETTO UNGAR MIRJAM YAAKOV 37 File Size: KB.
Children of Chelmno: This is a list of children, under the age of 12, from Belchatow who were murdered in the Chelmno Death Camp (ID: ) Authorship or . Most knew that the Holocaust took place between and , and that Nazi ghettos were areas of cities where Jews were forced to live. But only 45 percent knew that 6 million Jews died in the Holocaust. About 12 percent each thought that the number was lower or higher, and 29 percent did not know the answer.