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January 25

1940

Hans Frank, Governor General of Poland, reports to Hermann
Goering on a plan to provide Goering with at least one
million Poles and force them to work in Germany's
agricultural and industrial sectors as slaves. Frank's diary
makes it clear that the original directive came from
Goering. (1375-PS) (NCA II, 431)

The Head of the SS Hauptampt (Central Office) informed
Reichsfuehrer SS Himmler that, according to a report from
SS Gruppenfuehrer von dem Bach-Zelewski, "a camp will soon
be established near Oswicim, which is conceived as a sort 
of state concentration camp." (Czech et al, p, 119)

1944

The British cabinet adopts in principle a proposal for the
partition of Palestine. (USHMM, 1994. Pg. 26)

The synagogue in Rijeka, Yugoslavia, is blown up as the Jews
from Istria and Rijeka are deported. (Ibid.)

                         Work Cited
                              
Czech, Danuta, Stanslaw Klodzinski, Aleksander Lasik, 
   Andrezej Strezecki, eds. "Auschwitz 1940 - 1945. Central 
   Issues in the History of the Camp, Volume V. 
   Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum: Oswiecim 2000.

NCA II. Office of the United States Chief of Counsel for
   Prosecution of Axis Criminality. Nazi Conspiracy and
   Aggression, Volume II. Washington: United States Government Printing Office, 1946
                              
USHMM (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum). Fifty
   Years Ago: Darkness Before Dawn: Days of Remembrance, April
   3-10, 1994. Washington, D.C.: 1994

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