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caption: This is a view of the Flossenburg Concentration Camp after it was liberated by the 1st U.S. Army troops. A wagon load of coffins and crosses is being unloaded inside the camp for burial of German atrocity vicitims left in the camp. This camp was supervised by 800 German S.S. troops and was opened in 1939. According to records found in the camp, 54,590 men and over 10,000 women were held prisoner here. In the 14 months preceding 20 April, 1945, 14,000 inmates died of exhaustion, undernourishment, mistreatment, and various diseases. The prisoners worked in quarries and a nearby Messerchmidt Airplane Factory. On 20 April, 1945 15,000 inmates were marched away. Those that were unable to keep up the march were killed. About 2,000 were left in the camp when U.S. troops arrived. Among those reported to have been in the camp are Kurt Von Schuschnig, former Chancellor of Austria, Leopold, King of Belgium, Prince Albrecht of Austria, and Hjalmar Schact, Reich Minister of Finances.