Tracks, Auschwitz II – Birkenau, Poland. The selection area, where people were separated into those who were fit or unfit to work. The train tracks led directly to the gas chambers and crematoria. Like the gas chamber at Auschwitz I, Zyklon B was used to poison the prisoners and up to 20,000 people could be gassed and cremated at Birkenau each day.

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