Archives du mot-clé Namaqua genocide

Shark Island, concentration camp located in Namibia

Shark Island Concentration Camp is located in Namibia. Shark Island Concentration Camp or « Death Island was a concentration camp on Shark Island off Luderitz, Namibia used by the German empire during the Herero and Namaqua genocide of 1904–1908. Between 1,032 and 3000 Herero and Namaqua men, women, and children died in the camp between its opening in 1905 and its closing in April 1907.