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caption: Ramp that led to the Crematory of the Flossenburg Concentration Camp in Germany. 800 German S.S. troops supervised this camp which was opened in 1939. According to records found in the camp, 54,890 men and over 10,000 women were held prisoner here. In 14 months that preceded 20 April, 1945, 14,000 inmates died from exhaustion, undernourishment, mistreatment and various diseases. The prisoners worked in stone quarries and a nearby Messerschmidt Airplane Facotry. On 20 April, 1945, 15,000 inmates were marched away. Those that could not keep up the march were killed by the wayside. About 2,000 were left in 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 Schacht, Reich Minister of Finances.