Adolf Eichmann walks around the yard of his cell, 1961

Adolf Eichmann was a German Nazi SS-Obersturmbannf├╝hrer (lieutenant colonel) and one of the major organizers of the Holocaust. Because of his organizational talents and ideological reliability, Eichmann was charged by SS-Obergruppenf├╝hrer Reinhard Heydrich with the task of facilitating and managing the logistics of mass deportation of Jews to ghettos and extermination camps in German-occupied Eastern … Continue reading Adolf Eichmann walks around the yard of his cell, 1961