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Warsaw ghetto

70th Anniversary: Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

January 18, 2013

On the 70th anniversary of the first armed resistance against Nazi troops in the notorious Warsaw Ghetto (Jan. 18, 1943), LIFE.com presents a series of haunting color photographs made by one of Hitler's personal photographers, Hugo Jaeger, in both Warsaw and in the smaller Polish city of Kutno in 1939 and 1940.