The main types of Concentration Camps were Concentration Camps and Extermination Camps.
what are some examples of concentration camps?
the most common diseases in concentration camps were Typhus, Scabies, and Dysentary
The main concentration camps liberated by US forces were:BuchenwaldDachauMauthausen
Most of the major concentration camps had smaller camps attached to them. Some of these were at quite a distance from the main camp. Auschwitz, for example, had 3 camps on the main site and a further 45 sub-camps, many 20-30 miles away or even further.
There was 1,500 concentration camps. 20 of them were main camps and their were about 100+ more concentration camps but their didn't last long. Their is about 1,250+ sub camps, so this all ties along together.
there were 3 main concentration camps Auschwitz I, Birkenau and Monowitz. However, there were few Sub Camps in the area.
Most were sent to extermination (death) camps, but some were sent to concentration camps.
Yes. The main Nazi concentration camp in Austria was the Mauhausen group of camps, which included Gusen and Ebensee.
Concentration camps were located in a lot of different countries. The main locations were in Poland, Germany and Holland.
You may be thinking of the Auschwitz group of camps, but there were others, too. There were several smaller forced labour camps, some of them temporary. For details of the main concentration and death camps in Poland please see the related question.
Some Concentration Camps were used as Death Camps, gassing and cremating hundreds of victims at a time.
Auschwitz was probably the main one.
No not all of them. Some were labor camps, others POW camps, and some death camps.
By the end of 1937 there was only 5 main Concentration Camps, 4 were in Germany and 1 was in Austria.
There were concentration camps in the Holocaust. The concentration camps were basically work/death camps.
The main method of transportation for the Jews to concentration camps was by rail, in closed cattle trucks (boxcars) on slow freight trains.
Concentration camps were mostly located in Poland. In Poland was the main Concentration camp of all Auswitch were mostly all th Jews were sent
the incinerators (human ovens)
Have a look at the related question.
Most Nazi Concentration camps were built in Poland and Germany but some were built in France and the USSR.
There were no concentration camps in Britain. There's some confusion here.
There were some, yes.
Many of the camps had satellite camps, some of which functioned for only fairly short periods of time. The Wikipedia article - see below - gives the names of the main camps and some information about the satellite camps.