Holocaust Memorial Day

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“Germany’s crimes are no longer hidden from sight. At last the eyes of the world are opened. We believe it our duty to screen these pictures as a warning to future generations…” – Pathé News, 30 April 1945.

International Holocaust Remembrance Day is observed on 27th January every year.

This British Pathé newsreel from 1945 was screened in the cinemas at the time. It exposed to the British public the true horrors of some of the atrocities that had been taking place in concentration camps.

View Film (distressing): ATROCITIES

www.britishpathe.com