Who is Ruth Stössl?

12/07/2016 15:03
Ruth Stössl is the Kapo of the Effektenkammer, which later became incorporated into the Kanada work Kommando in Auschwitz. Ruth is a Assozial prisoner due to her homosexuality. She is not Jewish and fears her overthrow by her colleagues. She motivates Franz to treat the inmates with respect and...

Whispering Birches

11/07/2016 15:03
Ruth is a main character, being the Kapo who re-directs Franz's nature toward compassion. We hear that Ruth is only her work name for she worked as a prostitute. Her real name is Sara Raquel, which is significant in that it positions her as one of the Archangels Sara which is considered as the...