Ohrdruf Concentration Camp

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On April 7th Members of the 191st FA Battalion visited Ohrdruf, the first major German Concentration Camp liberated by the American Army.

After General Eisenhower, General Patton and General Omar Bradley toured Ohrdruf on April 12th,  General Eisenhower said, "The things I saw begger description."  General Patton threw up next to a barracks.


Eisenhow, Patton and Bradley Visit

Nazi Concentration Camps 1933-1945

Report from the Ohrdruf Liberation

Historic Photographs of Eisenhower's Visit::

Photographs of the 191st's Visit:


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