called the "Gypsy family camp." Some 23,000 Roma, Sinti and Lalleri were deported to Auschwitz altogether. The remaining pure-blooded Roma, Ritter argued, were to be placed on a reservation and studied further. The Research Institute for the Italys Economic Downfall Racial Hygiene and Population Biology. In 2014 they organised the largest Youth Commemoration Ceremony in history, attracting more than 1000 young Roma and non-Roma from 25 countries. Aur Verlag for State Museum of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
The Holocaust History Project. Democide: Nazi Genocide and Mass Murder. The University of Texas at Austin. The issues of eugenics and racial hygiene were key criteria by which Gypsies were identified and categorized, and Lewy provides a detailed examination into the work of Robert Ritter, the head of Germanys. Josef Mengele, who worked in the Auschwitz concentration camp. "Auschwitz "Angel of Death" Josef Mengele's Unknown Writings to be Auctioned". In Nazi-occupied France, between 16,000 and 18,000 were killed. Guenter Lewy s closely researched book, The Nazi Persecution of the Gypsies (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001 traces the oppression of the Gypsies in Germany and Nazi controlled territories, starting with the racial laws of the early 1930s, to their deportation to concentration camps beginning. 37 The small Romani population in Denmark was not subjected to mass killings by the Nazi occupiers, instead, it was simply classified as "asocial". 383396, isbn permanent dead link "Germany unveils Roma Holocaust memorial". 6 Contents Etymology edit The term porajmos (also porrajmos or pharrajimos literally, "devouring" or "destruction" in some dialects of the Romani language 7 ) was introduced by Ian Hancock, in the early 1990s.