April 6, 1944:
The Nazis raided the Children's Home of Izieu,
May 15, 1944:
The Nazis started deporting over 400,000 Hungarian Jews to
Auschwitz. Gassing and cremation of 12,000 Jews a day.
June 6, 1944:
D-Day - Allied invasion at Normandy.
July 20, 1944:
Group of German officers attempted to assassinate Hitler. The
August 4, 1944:
Frank and her family arrested by the Gestapo in Amsterdam and
sent to the deathcamps.
August 6, 1944:
The Lodz Ghetto, the last in Poland, is liquidated with 60,000 Jews
sent to Auschwitz.
Oscar Schindler's factory was closed. Schindler
made his famous list of Jews to take them to Brunnlitz,
October 30, 1944:
Last use of gas chambers at Auschwitz.
Oscar Schindler rescued 300 Jewish women
November 25, 1944:
Himmler ordered the crematories at Auschwitz dismantled, demolished
and buried to destroy the evidence. Pits filled with human ash were
covered and planted with grass.