The History of the Gay Male and Lesbian Experience during World War II

Camps and Prisons




  • Joseph Kohout sends a brief letter home during the death march from Flossenburg to Dachau.

PHOTO United States Holocaust Memorial Museum On-line photo archives -- photo 85898 A section of the barbed-wire fence and barracks in the Flossenbuerg concentration camp.

Credit line: National Archives, courtesy of USHMM Photo Archives
Date: May 1945
Locale: Flossenbuerg, Germany
Source: National Archives , College Park , MD