April 11, 2021

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Nazi Ravensbrück camp: How ordinary women became SS torturers

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Female SS guards enjoyed home comforts at a camp where they tortured thousands of inmates.

One woman, Herta Bothe, who was jailed for horrendous acts of violence, did later speak publicly. She was pardoned by the British, after just a few years in prison. In a rare interview, recorded in 1999 just before she died, she remained unrepentant.


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