Events for Sunday 6th November 2011
On This Day in History
Escape From Auschwitz6th November 1942
On 6 November 1942, 70 captured Red Army soldiers staged an extraordinary mass escape from Auschwitz.
Further ReadingEscape From Auschwitz
(Hardback - 224 pages)
by Andrey Pogozhev
On 6 November 1942 70 captured Red Army soldiers staged an extraordinary mass escape from Auschwitz. Among these men was prisoner number 1418 Andrey Pogozhev. He survived, and this is his story. Pogozhev was caught by the Germans in 1941 and was sent to Auschwitz. The fact that Pogozhev survived… Read more...Only £19.99 at Pen & Sword Books.