4 Feb. 1999
UNDATED FILE PHOTO - General view of the main gate of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. Germany's largest bank, Deutsche Bank AG, lent funds to firms involved in the building of the World War Two camp, Manfred Pohl a Deutsche Bank historian said February 4. An estimated 1.5 million people were killed in the camp during World War Two, about 90 percent of them Jews brought to be gassed from all over Europe. Picture taken December 1998.