Figure 7: Detail of photograph of Crematorium II taken from American reconnaissance plane, August 25, 1944 ("August 25 Photo"). Heaped earth obscures east edge of gas chamber, making holes appear farther east. Holes alternate west-east-west-east (from south). National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), RG-373, Records of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), Mission: 60PR/694 60 SQ; can. F5367, exposure 3186. Scale: 1/10,000; focal length: 12 inches; altitude: 30,000 feet.
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