[Eighteen thousand is] an exaggeration.
Twelve thousand to fifteen thousand.
But we had to spend half the night at it.
In January the trains started arriving at 6 A.M.
SS Unterscharführer Franz Suchomel, 1985
SS Unterscharführer Franz Suchomel,
interviewed for the film Shoah,
transcript from book of the same name,
Claude Lanzmann, 1985, p. 107.
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