One evening, 1945
With just her sister at her side
And only weeks before the guns
All came and rained on everyone

from Neutral Milk Hotel – Holland, 1945 Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

By 1945 Anne Frank along with her family were deported to the infamous Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland (then occupied by Nazi Germany).

A typhus epidemic had spread throughout the camp of Bergen-Belsen in 1945 which claimed both the lives of Anne and her sister Margot, just weeks before the camp was liberated in April 1945.

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