Offiziers Heim (Roundhouse) at Bergen-Belsen (Hohne) Barracks


Opened in 1936 as an Officers Mess.

16 April 1945 used as the British Headquarters for 'Belsen' Garrison.

circa 17 - 19 April 1945, a cool room in the basement is used to imprison Hauptsturmführer Josef Kramer.

04 May 1945 equipped with beds and used as a hospital

Used for various administrative purposes of the DP camp including marriages.

Navy Army and Air Force Institute (NAAFI) and YMCA open shops and facilities for the British Army.

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