Dachau

PhotographerPeter van Brederode
PrizeHonorable Mention
CompanyPeter van Brederode Photography
City/CountryThe Hague, Netherlands
Photo Date15 November 2012
Entry Description

Dachau, a German concentration camp during WO-II. The first Nazi concentration camp opened in Germany, operating from 1933 till 1945. Starting with 200 political prisoners and holding more than 35000 at liberation. Abuse of power made it a place unworthy of man. Between 1945 and 1948 many accused war criminals and members of the SS were imprisoned at the camp. Today it is a memorial site.

About Photographer

Photography School of the Netherlands. Specialising in documentaries.