Michael Schudrich

Let Belzec Victims Finally Rest in Peace

I first visited the site of the Belzec death camp in 1979. I knew I stood at a place where nearly 500,000 Jews had been murdered from March to December 1942, but what I saw was a place long neglected and forgotten.The Germans, anxious to hide their genocide in 1943, removed the bodies from graves, burned them and then ground and reburied the