THE HOLOCAUST. Year 10 Humanities. THE NAZI PARTY. The German Workers’ Party, originally led by Anton Drexler, was formed in 1919. Adolf Hitler joined and soon became leader. His speeches gave people scapegoats to blame for Germany’s problems:
Year 10 Humanities
Adolf Eichmann - SS Lieutenant Colonel who implemented the system of transporting prisoners to concentration camps as well as the method of efficient slaughter of Jews.
List of Jewish populations by country used at the Wannsee Conference, 20 Jan 1942
The SS training grounds were located right next to Dachau as so there was no fence/wall between the two. The Nazi's figured that nobody was crazy enough to try and escape through SS Headquarters - they were right!
“A thousand years will pass and the guilt of Germany will not be erased.”
Hans Frank, Nazi lawyer and Gauleiter of Poland in his Nuremberg testimony