The March of Death – Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day marks the liberation, on January 27th 1945, of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the Nazi death camp in Poland, by the Russian 60th Army. While most people have heard of Auschwitz and the horror perpetrated there, many would reasonably believe that liberation put an end to the inmates suffering, that they were rescued and returned to … More The March of Death – Holocaust Memorial Day

The Christmas Truce

The Christmas Truce – HISTORY Just after midnight on Christmas morning, 1914, German soldiers along the eastern and western fronts stopped firing their guns and artillery and began singing carols – there are reports of Russian, French and British soldiers hearing brass bands from the german ranks. It was only five months after the beginning … More The Christmas Truce