Photo Gallery: Searching for a Rehabilitated Hero
08/09/2012
"I am expected to describe bare facts only," he later wrote in his account of...
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"I am expected to describe bare facts only," he later wrote in his account of his time as prisoner No. 4859. "But we were not made of wood." Poland's government-in-exile would use the document, known as "Witold's Report," to help convince the Allies that the Holocaust was taking place. This photo was taken just after the Soviet army liberated Auschwitz in January 1945.