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The Nazi camp of Auschwitz located thirty miles west of Krakow was the largest most deadly camp used during World War II Friedrich 2 Built in 1940 it was the first camp located beyond the frontiers of the Third Reich Friedrich 4 According to various estimates 1600000 people were murdered in the killing center Yahil 372 Ninety percent of those who were murdered in Auschwitz were Jewish Yahil 372Originally an Austrian artillery barracks Auschwitz was to be supposed to be built at the intersection of the Sola River and the Vistula Heinrich Himmler commander of the Schutzstaffel the Fuhers private guard was to lead the building of the camp Himmler placed SS major Rudolph Hoess in charge of the construction Friedrich 5The first people who worked to build the camp of Auschwitz were thirty German criminals brought there on May 201940 by an SS officer named Gerhard Pallitzsch Friedrich 7 The town council of Oswiecim cooperated with Hoesss orders of rounding up and enslaving over two hundred Jews to help work on the construction Friedrich 7 Already Hoess was receiving letters of when the camp would be ready to accept prisoners Before he even had time to respond the first trainload of 728 Polish political prisoners arrived on June 14 1940 On July 6 a prisoner by the name of Tadeusz Wiejowski escaped The SS and other various German groups searched for him for three days but he was never found This angered Hoess causing him to declare that six villages that surrounded the area were now property of Auschwitz Friedrich 7-8Heinrich Himmler who wanted Auschwitz to be the agricultural center of the new Reich was still dissatisfied Friedrich 8 In March 1941 he ordered the erection of Auschwitz II a second much larger section of the camp which was located about three kilometers from the original camp Gutman 107 Meanwhile on June 22 Hitlers panzer division began to plow across the Russian borders Friedrich
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