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April 27, 2012 10:57 am

Murdered at Auschwitz, Man’s Violin Played Inside Camp by Granddaughter (VIDEO)

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"Arbeit Macht Frei" ("Work Brings Freedom") sign at Auschwitz I concentration camp. Photo: wiki commons.Ashleigh Vissel’s grandfather was one of the well over 1 million people murdered at Auschwitz, Nazi Germany’s most infamous death camp.

More than 60 years later, Vissel took her grandfather’s violin to Poland and played the instrument  inside the grounds of what Nazi Germany’s Henrich Himmler said would be the “final solution of the Jewish question in Europe”.

To watch Vissel play the violin inside the grounds of Auschwitz, click below.

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