Welcome to The Holocaust Explained web resource.

This creased photo is all that is left of Marton's four half brothers and two sisters. It was taken in 1941.

Very soon the lives of these six children would change forever.

During the Holocaust the Nazis murdered six million Jews and others.

Marton’s brothers, sisters and mother perished. He survived.

The Holocaust affected real people, real families and real communities across Europe.

The Holocaust Explained will help you learn what happened to them.