The Lidice Massacre – SS Members Set the Village Ablaze

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Title

The Lidice Massacre – SS Members Set the Village Ablaze

Subject

The burning town of Lidice following the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich.

Description

Following the assassination of Heydrich, Himmler ordered SS members to go to Lidice, kill all the men, send the rest of the villages to concentration camps, and burn the city down.

Source

German History in Documents and Images
http://germanhistorydocs.ghi-dc.org/images/highres_30024551%20copy.jpg

Publisher

German History in Documents and Images

Date

July 1, 1942

Rights

Bildarchiv Preußischer Kulturbesitz

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Files

Lidice Massacre.jpg

Citation

“The Lidice Massacre – SS Members Set the Village Ablaze,” Nazi Germany, accessed June 1, 2020, http://nazigermany.lmu.build/items/show/105.