Freddie talks about life in Auschwitz-Birkenau

In this video Freddie describes arriving at Auschwitz-Birkenau in October 1943.

Freddie remembers being registered, undressed, showered and tattooed before being given a striped uniform and then taken to a barrack. The next day Freddie was taken to a chemical factory at Buna Monowitz, Auschwitz III.

Listen to Freddie's story as he talks about the daily routines, food, and his work within the camp. Learn how another prisoner saved Freddie’s life.

Please note that the lead in may take a few moments to allow the video to begin.