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August 24, 2012 9:16 am

German Prosecutor to Charge 87 Year Old Alleged Auschwitz Guard

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"Arbeit Macht Frei" ("Work Brings Freedom") sign at Auschwitz I concentration camp. Photo: wiki commons.

Daily Mail – An 87-year-old man is set to be charged on allegations that he served as an SS guard at the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.

The German special prosecutors office has recommended that the man be charged over involvement in the killing of 344,000 Jews at the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp in occupied Poland from April 1944 until January 1945.

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