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“As a resident of many camps, I can say that Guzen was the worst. This is not to say that the conditions at the other camps were not dreadful. Compared to Guzen, however, one might almost say that those camps were paradises. The proof of this might be that Guzen was one of the least known camps. This was not because it was smaller than the others – it might even have been the largest. It was unknown simply because very few of the tens of thousand of prisoners sent there remained alive to tell the story of its horrors.”

(Rabbi RAV YECHEZKEL HARFENES (when back to Auschwitz) in ” BeKaf HaKela” (Slingshot of Hell), Targum Press, Southfield Michigan, 1988

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GMC founders M. Gammer and R. ...

May 14th, 2022
GMC founders Martha Gammer and Prof. Rudolf Haunschmied were honored on May 14, 2022 at the international commemoration in Gusen by Klub ...
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Historic Handshake at Act of State ...

May 4th, 2022

This historic handshake between Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer and the president of the Gusen Memorial Committee (GMC), Ms. Martha Gammer, ...

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Further Development of Gusen ...

March 8th, 2022

After yearlong efforts by the Gusen Memorial Committee (GMC) and the Republic of Poland, the purchase of some essential remnants of the former ...

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