View This Storyboard as a Slide Show!
Create your own!
Like What You See?
This storyboard was created with
Women began to hear from the Sonderkommando prisoners the horrors that occured in the death camps
oh my gosh!
These women held secret meetings where they coordinated plans with the death camp workers to use gunpowder, guns and other weapons to revolt and escape from the camps
October 7th 1944
For Months, Several women smuggled gunpowder from the munition factory and received guns, knives and small axes through the fences of the camp to give to the crematorium workers
January 5, 1945
The crematorium workers get news of the liquidation and decide to act now. They will begin their revolt at 3 pm on October 7th 1944
The prisoners use many tactics like breaking through the fences, setting fires and were even able to shove one guard into an oven.
Around 250 prisoners died during the fighting and another 200 was killed for the action of the revolt
THe Germans got word of the names of the women who planned these revolts and hung the four women in front of the Women's work camp as a reminder of their failures
Be strong and be Brave
Over 14 Million
Create My First Storyboard