Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

11/2/2012

Nazi surgical set withdrawn from auction after organisers reveal ‘really unpleasant’ threats from families of people who died in the war

A Nazi surgical equipment set owned by an SS commandant and war criminal has been withdrawn from a sale today after phone and e-mail threats.

The wooden box of tools belonged to Anton Burger, a major in the SS who worked at the Theresienstadt concentration camp between July 1943 and February 1944, where 140,000 Jews were held – and 33,000 of them died. for more click here

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