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What happened to Anne Frank in the camps?

What happened to Anne Frank in the camps?

Anne and Margot Frank were spared immediate death in the Auschwitz gas chambers and instead were sent to Bergen-Belsen, a concentration camp in northern Germany. In February 1945, the Frank sisters died of typhus at Bergen-Belsen; their bodies were thrown into a mass grave.

Was Anne Frank happy in the concentration camp?

When she first went to the concentration camp, Anne was happy to finally be outside with nature, rather than breaking down or going crazy like everyone else. She truly is an inspirational girl, and had the spirit to overcome the toughest of times, as well as help others.

What did Anne Frank do in the concentration camp?

When they got to the camp they where chosen for labor where they where forced to strip naked to be disinfected, they shaved her head off and was tattooed with an identifying number on there arms. They where forced to haul rocks and dig holes of sod everyday and they where expected to finish by nighttime.

What was the final transport for Anne Frank?

Along with over a thousand other Jewish prisoners. It was the final transport from the Westerbork transit camp to the Auschwitz concentration and extermination camp. Even in the Secret Annex, Anne Frank had been aware of the existence of Westerbork.

Where did Anne Frank and her sister go to?

They were sent to a concentration camp in Holland, and in September Anne and most of the others were shipped to the Auschwitz death camp in Poland. In the fall of 1944, with the Soviet liberation of Poland underway, Anne was moved with her sister Margot to the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in Germany.

Where did Anne Frank’s father die in World War 2?

Peter van Pels died at the Mauthausen concentration camp in Austria in May 1945. Fritz Pfeffer died from illness in late December 1944 at the Neuengamme concentration camp in Germany. Anne Frank’s father, Otto, was the only member of the group to survive; he was liberated from Auschwitz by Soviet troops on January 27, 1945.

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