A murder leads CSI to a group of white supremacists, the discovery of precious items stolen from Holocaust survivors, and perhaps the uncovering of a former Nazi guard.
Did You Know?
The episode title "Yahrzeit" refers to the Hebrew practice of memorializing a loved one on the anniversary of their death. A yahrzeit candle, similar to the one featured in the final scene, is used in the ceremony. See more
When Mac is discussing the human-skin lampshades of Buchenwald, he says that they were made from the tattooed skin of Jews. Most Jews do not have tattoos because of a Biblical prohibition against them. Most of the tattoos for the Buchenwald lampshades instead came from the skin of Gypsies, also imprisoned in the camps with the Jews. See more
Dr. Sheldon Hawkes
I know this is going to sound crazy, but I think all of this happened for a reason, okay? Elgers surfacing today as a witness, today of all days, and my plane getting delayed, and you and I going to question him together. Now maybe this is my uncle Frank testing me to see if I learned something from him. My uncle was in Memphis the day Dr. King was assassinated. Couldn't have been more than ten years old. And his whole life, he was on the front lines of racism, and he never let it intimidate ...