Type
Crossword
Description

The largest concentration and death camp during World War ll Auschwitz
The main character of the Tattoosist of Auschwitz Lale
Prisoners appointed by the Nazis to supervise other prisoners were called Kapo
What was the name of the buildings that the prisoners slept and lived in? Barracks
The people in charge of the internment and death camps SS
Large structure built and used in the death camps Gas chambers
Who did Lale say was the bravest person he had ever met? Cilka
Who did Lale love and later marry? Gita
What was Lale’s guards name? Baretski
What camp was Lale a prisoner in? Birkenau
Who was Gita’s first friend? Dana
Who was Gita’s other friend? Ivana
Who was Lale’s mentor in the beginning of the book? Pepan
What was Lale known as in the camps? Tätowierer
Who was Lale’s assistant? Leon
The word _______ was used derogatorily by non-romany people Gypsy
What day did Gita and Lale get to see each other on? Sunday
Who gave Lale extra rations of food at Auschwitz ll-Birkenau? Victor
What disease did Gita get in the camp? Typhus
Where were Lale and his family from? Slovakia
The sport that Lale and the other prisoners played against the SS officers Soccer
The leader of the Germans Hitler
Hitlers main target in WWll Jews
Where was Lale interrogated and tortured? Block 11
Where was Lale sent after being tortured? Block 31

Night : Elie Wiesel Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What were the German secret police called? Gestapo
Where was Elie Wiesel was born? Sighet
How many people did they pack into the convoys? Eighty
What was the name of the women screaming on the train? Mrs. Schachter
What was the name of Elie's father? Shlomo
Who first warned everyone about the Holocaust? (His tutor) Moishe
How old was Elie when he first arrived in Birkenau? Fifteen
What major camp did Elie go to that was located in Poland? Auschwitz
What food were given at the camps? Bread and Soup
What did Elie inherit from his father? Spoon and Knife
Elie's father died of what disease? Dysentery
How many other siblings does Elie have? Three
Elie had surgery on his what? Foot
Jews had to wear the yellow Star
What was Elie’s younger sister’s name Tzipora
The blank was used to separate the weak from the healthy Selection
During the selection this doctor told the prisoners to go left Or right Dr. Mengele
They burned people in a what Crematorium
What did they tatoo on the prisoners to identify them instead of names Numbers
The dentist was checking for only one thing; Elie was marked for this. A gold crown
The prisoners walked here from Auschwitz Buna
What was Elie’s dad’s last word Eliezer
Number of people who survived the train ride to Buchenwald Twelve
Who guarded the concentration camps SS soldiers
Known as Auschwitz ll Birkenau

Holocaust Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was Hitler's main target in the Holocaust? Jews
About how many Jews were murdered during the Holocaust? Six Million
This category began paying income taxes for the first time in 1942 with the Revenue Act Middle Class
FDR rejected a plan where by U.S. would have bombed RR tracks leading to this camp in Poland during WW2 Auschwitz
Hitler's favored people Aryans
The term used for the offical policy of the extermination of all European Jews Final Solution
"Lighting War"- term used to describe German military strategy during WW2 Blizkrieg
German word for Jews Juden
Walled section of a city in which Jews were required to live during the Holocaust Ghetto
Prejudice against Jews Anti-Semitism
An interment camp holding enemies of German-often identified with Jews during WW2 Concentration Camps
National socialist German workers' party-the party of Adolf Hitler and those in power in Germany during WW2 Nazis
The name given to the deaths of about six-million Jews during WW2 Holocaust
Originally Hitler's elite guard- later in charger of death camps SS
Large charmbers, built and used in Nazi death camps Gas Cambers

Holocaust Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A walled off section of cities where Jews were forced to live. Ghetto
November 9, 1938 "night of broken glass" in which synagogues and Jewish businesses were attacked. Kristallnact
Process where incoming prisoners in the death camps would either be selected for slave labor or for the gas chamber. Selection
Schutztaffel Defense Corps was an elite guard formed from the storm troopers, under the command of Heinrich Himmler. SS
"Mobile death squads" of the SS which had the task to seek out and kill Jews, Communists, Gypsies, and other 'undesirable people' in occupied lands. Einsatzgruppen
Term used by the Nazis during World War II. Plan to fully exterminate European Jews. Final Solution
The mass killing of European Jews(over 6 million) and other groups by the Nazis during WWII. Holocaust
Doctrine the Nazis used declaring that the Aryans were the master race and should rid the world of undesirable groups. Aryan Supremacy
Place where prisoners were forced to perform slave labor, with harsh conditions, little food, and often death. Concentration Camps
The most notorious of the death camps, located in Poland; well over one million people died in its gas chambers. Auschwitz
Sign at the entrance of Auschwitz and other camps - English translation "Work sets you free". Arbeit Macht Frei
The 1st concentration camp, opened within months of Hitler coming to power. The 1st prisoners arrived March, 1933. Hitler came to power on January 30, 1933. Dachau
Six of these were located in Poland with the main task being to kill Jews and other undesirables. These were Auschwitz, Sobibor, Chelmno, Treblinka, Belzec, and Majdanek Death camps
Poison gas used to kill hundreds of thousands of people in the gas chambers. The gas chambers were built to look like showers so that the people had hopes of survival as they arrived at the camps. Zyclon B
All prisoners in the camps, and Jews in the ghetto had to wear colored badges that identified what group they were in. Jews were forced to wear this symbol. Yellow star
Not only Jews were victims of the Nazi's plan to eliminate undesirables. Gypsies, Jehovah witnesses, communists, handicapped, criminals, and homosexuals were also singled out for treatment. Other groups
As the Nazis began to restrict Jews in Germany these laws were passed which began by depriving Jews of basic Civil Rights and eventually leading to great restrictions on Jews' ability to work, go to schools, or run a business. Nuremberg Laws

WW2 crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What was the name of the tank used by the U.S.? Sherman
What was the name of the beach where the most casualties happened during the D-Day invasion? Omaha
Hitler wrote this while imprisoned. Mein Kampf
What was the name of the political party Hitler created? Nazi
Who was the dictator of the soviet union during WW2? Joseph Stalin
What political belief did Stalin want to spread through Europe? Communism
What was the religion targeted by the Nazi party? Jewish
What was the name of Hitler's secret police? Gestapo
This was the name of the German Air Force. Luftwaffe
What was the German name for "lightning war"? Blitzkrieg
What country's troops were rescued at Dunkirk? Britain
where was Hitlers second Blitzkrieg at? London
The Allies attacked the Axis after what country was invaded? Poland
What was Erwin Rommel's nickname? Desert Fox
What was the name of the operation where Germany invaded Russia? Barbarossa
This season turned German forces away from Russia. Winter
What was the name of the massacre where many Chinese people were killed? Nanking
What was the name of the female riveter on U.S. propaganda posters? Rosie
This U.S. aircraft dropped torpedoes into the water to take out japanese ships. Avenger
This battle was a turning point for the U.S. in the Pacififc. Midway
Who led the allies in North Africa? Patton
What was the type of bomb dropped on japan twice? Atom
This light machine gun was usually mounted on U.S. tanks and jeeps. BAR
What was the name of the battle launched by Hitler as a counter attack? Bulge
The big three consisted of Roosevelt,Stalin and who else? Churchill
What was the name of Hitler's favorite battleship? Bismark
Towards the end of the war the The Big Three met where to discuss the future of the Soviet Union. Yalta
Who was the leader of the Nazi party? Hitler
This Japanese occupied island was a key to success in the pacific. Iwo Jima
What was the name of the British Air Force's choice of fighter plane? spitfire
Who was the manufacturer for the the U.S. service pistol,the M1911? Colt
What was the name for Japanese suicide pilots? Kamikaze
Hitler's troops marched through this during the invasion of France. Arc de Triumph
This was the name of the mass genocide of the Jews. Holocaust
Which German deathcamp was known to be the most brutal? Auschwitz
This German death camp was the only camp where all the prisoners escaped. Sobibor
This was the only state that got attacked during WW2. Hawaii
What was the name of the U.S. naval base bombed during WW2? Pearl Harbor
Wher were the trials held for SS officers commited of war crimes? Nuremberg

The Rise of Adolf Hitler Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What was Hitlers' wife name Eva
A stage where the economy dropped greatly Great Depression
Supreme chancellor of Germany Adolf Hitler
Political group associated with Adolf Hitler Nazi Party
Beer hall in Germany Putsch
What religion/nationality did Hitler dislike the most Jews
What symbol was on the Nazi flag Swastika
The most famous concentration camp Auschwitz
Who invaded Germany during World War 2 Soviet Union
Adolf Hitler's book he wrote in prison Mein Kampf
What war did Adolf serve in World War One
President of Germany before HItler Hugenberg
What did Hitler drink to kill himself poison
The pact between Stalin and Hitler Nonaggression
Where Hitler was sent to prison Landsberg
Offensive air raids on London London Blitz
What was Hitler's dog name Blondi
What did Hitler call the master race Aryan
In 1933 Hitler was named what of Germany Chancellor
The treaty that made Germany pay the allies Treaty of Versailles

Night Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Auschwitz
Birkenau
Buchenwald
Concentration Camp
Crematorium
Death
Despair
Elie Wiesel
Ghetto
Holocaust
Insomnia
Never
Night
Selection
Shlomo
Sighet
SS Officers
Starvation
Survival
Yellow star

The Holocaust Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A concentration camp that has the most known deaths Auschwitz
The dictator that controlled the holocaust Adolf Hitler
dislike or hatred of the Jews Antisemitism
Term used by the Nazis to describe northern European physical characteristics (such as blonde hair and blue eyes) as racially “superior”. Aryan
Persons identifying themselves with the Jewish community or as followers of the Jewish religion or culture. Jews
Name for members of the NSDAP, National Socialist Democratic Workers Party, who believed in the idea of Aryan supremacy. Nazi
The secret state police of the German army, organized to stamp out any political opposition. Gestapo
Six major camps designed and built for the sole purpose of killing Jews. These were Auschwitz-Birkenau, Belzec, Chelmno, Majdanek, Sobibor and Treblinka. Extermination camps
Belzec Death camp located in southeastern Poland alongside a main railway line; between 550,000 and 600,000 Jews were killed there. Belzec
Nazi euphemism for the deliberate killings of institutionalized physically, mentally, and emotionally handicapped people. The euthanasia program began in 1939, with German non-Jews as the first victims. The program was later extended to Jews. Euthanasia
Large chambers in which people were executed by poison gas. These were built and used in Nazi death camps. Gas Chambers
The deliberate and systematic destruction of a racial, political, cultural, or religious group. Genocide
An ancient symbol appropriated by the Nazis as their emblem. Swastika
A girl that lived through the holocaust and was most known for her diary Anne Frank
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945 Final Solution
a person forced to flee from home or country Displaced person
a penal institution for political prisoners who are used as forced labor Labour Camp
a six-pointed star formed from two equilateral triangles Star Of David
grant freedom to; free from confinement Liberate
a person who is confined; especially a prisoner of war Prisoner

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

How old is Bruno and Shmel? Nine
What is the name of death camp Ralf lead? Auschwitz
Which one of Shmuel's family members goes missing? father
How old is Gretel? Twelve
Who is "the Fury"? Hitler
What month is Bruno's birthday? April
What position does Ralf hold? Commandant
What did Bruno think the prisoners were wearing? pajamas
Who is Bruno and Gretel tutor? Liszt
Which language did Shmuel mother teach him? German
What important theme is portrayed? Innocence
What does Bruno and Shmuel find in each other? friendship
Who did Ralf work for? Nazi
What camp is Auschwitz? Death
What type of food did Bruno give to Shumel first? sandwich

Night-Elie Wiesel Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Worst concentration camp Auschwitz
Hitler started it Holocaust
Friend of Elie's father. (Gardener) Meir Katz
Weapon that was used to kill children Machine-Gun
Place where you Burner/smushed bodies Crematorium
Camp at which the prisoners marched to Gleiwitz
Survivor who wrote the book "Night" Elie Wiesel
Place where Jews had an assembly Synagogue
The race Hitler decided to target Jews
Camp where they arrived when Meir Katz died Buchenwald
Leader of Germans Hitler
People who Germans were expecting to bomb the camp. Russians
Guy who played the Violin Juliek

Holocaust Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

About how many Jews were murdered during The Holocaust ? Six-Million
What class began paying income taxes for the first time in 1942 with the Revenue Act ? Middle Class
"Lighting War"- term used to describe German military strategy during WW2. Blizkrieg
Walled section of a city in which Jews were required to live during The Holocaust. Ghettos
Who was Hitler's main target in The Holocaust ? Jews
FDR rejected a plan where by U.S. would have bombed RR tracks leading to this camp in Poland during WW2. Auschwitz
Hitler's favored people. Aryans
The term used for the official policy of the extermination of all European Jews. Final Solution
German word for Jews. Juden
Prejudice against Jews. Anti-Semitism
National socialist German workers' party- the party of Adolf Hitler and those during WW2 in power in Germany during WW2. Nazis
Originally Hitler's elite guard- later in charge of death camps. SS
Large chambers built and used in Nazi death camps. Gas Chambers
An interment camp holding enemies of German- often identified with Jews. Concentration Camps
The name given to the deaths of about six million Jews during WW2. Holocaust