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1941

Reich Commissar Lohse (Lithuania) issues the "Temporary Directives for
Dealing with the Jewish Question," which includes instructions for
registering Jews, confiscating their property, imposing forced labor,
and segregating them in ghettos. (Arad, 272)

1942

French Police issued instructions to turn back civilians seeking 
refuge from Nazi Germany. (Hilberg, Perpetrators, 258)

1944

Froeslev concentration camp, located three kilometers west
of Padborg on the Danish side of the German-Danish border,
is opened. It contains an average of fifteen hundred
prisoners and remains open until liberation on May 5, 1945,
when it holds more than forty-five hundred prisoners. (USHMM 1994, 55)


                             Work Cited
                              
Arad, Yitzhak. "Alfred Rosenberg and the Final Solution,"                       
   in Yad Vashem Studies XIII, Jerusalem, 1979

Hilberg, Raul. Perpetrators, Victims, Bystanders: The Jewish Catastrophe 
   1933-1945. New York: HarperCollins, 1992.

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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