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Hitler Commits Suicide (1945)

In the final days of World War II, as the Red Army of the Soviet Union was closing in on his underground bunker in Berlin, Nazi leader Adolf Hitler committed suicide by shooting himself while simultaneously biting into a cyanide capsule. Hitler's body and that of Eva Braun—his mistress whom he had wed the day before—were then placed in a bomb crater, doused with gasoline, and set on fire by German officials. How did Soviet soldiers identify Hitler's remains? More...
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On 1 May 1945, the North German Home Service announced: ‘The German wireless broadcasts grave and important news for the German people. [Three rolls of drums.] It is reported from the Führer’s headquarters that our Führer, Adolf Hitler, fighting to the last breath against Bolshevism, fell for Germany this afternoon at his operational headquarters in the Reich Chancellery.’
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The 2nd World war brought ruins to entire nations and around 55 million people were dead. The dead had left behind even more millions of people struggling to cope with their loss. On average, 20,000 people had been killed each day of the war. Millions of children were left mentally or physically mutilated. Millions of women were raped and by every warring nation. Around 160,000 Korean, Filipino, Chinese, Taiwanese, Indonesian, Dutch, and Japanese women had been forced to serve as ‘comfort women’ during the war.

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The terror bombing of German and Japanese cities by Allies was so indiscriminately brutal and villainish for civilians that American Secretary of War, Henry L. Stimson, had to express extremely rare moral misgivings, pointing out that he did not want America to get the reputation of outdoing Hitler in atrocities’. It did not get that notoriety simply because in the end Allies were victorious.

When Winston Churchill heard the news about the death sentences passed on the Nazi leaders at Nuremberg, he was alleged to have turned to General Sir Hastings Ismay and commented: ‘Nuremberg shows that it’s supremely important to win. You and I would be in a pretty pickle if we had not.’
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Ironically though, the 2nd world war instigated a steady demise of colonialism and imperialism thus bringing independence to millions of people around the world.
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d'oh!
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striker wrote:
why remember a monster


Applause

Facts according to Wiki -

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II_casualties

War is terrible. Why don't humans ever suppress that gene and stop doing it? We are slow learners!



The party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes/ears. It was their final, most essential command Orwell 1984
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Hope123 wrote:
striker wrote:
why remember a monster


Applause

Facts according to Wiki -

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II_casualties

War is terrible. Why don't humans ever suppress that gene and stop doing it? We are slow learners!



Think
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Don`t let history repeat it`s self!! And don`t ever forget the atrocity's caused by one person.
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great post on hitler
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johnfl wrote:
Don`t let history repeat it`s self!! And don`t ever forget the atrocity's caused by one person.


It was/is not only one person, but many who thought/think likewise.
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Daemon wrote:
Hitler Commits Suicide (1945)

In the final days of World War II, as the Red Army of the Soviet Union was closing in on his underground bunker in Berlin, Nazi leader Adolf Hitler committed suicide by shooting himself while simultaneously biting into a cyanide capsule. Hitler's body and that of Eva Braun—his mistress whom he had wed the day before—were then placed in a bomb crater, doused with gasoline, and set on fire by German officials. How did Soviet soldiers identify Hitler's remains?

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According to Ian Kershaw the corpses of Braun and Hitler were fully burned when the Red Army found them, and only a lower jaw with dental work could be identified as Hitler's remains.[299]


It's always been a matter of contention whether it was Hitler's body or not. If one were going to fake one's death in those days, it would involve: faking dental records (Hitler had the power to get fake identification, &c); obtain a body of similar height, same gender (plenty for Hitler's henchmen to choose from). Burning the body until only dental records could "identify" the corpse would be a convincing method. So many Nazis escaped to South America. When the soviets burned, crushed & scattered the exhumed remains in 1970, they took away the possibility of ever sampling the DNA. Who knows if that was really Hitler's body?

When you make an assumption, you make an ass of u & umption! - NeuroticHellFem
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Sadly about 10 years to late........
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Sadly about 10 years to late........
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