March 11, 1946:
Auschwitz Kommandant Rudolf Hoess
arrested. He was tried in Warsaw, found guilty and hanged at
Auschwitz April 16, 1947.
October 16, 1946:
The first group of major Nazi war criminals executed at Nuremberg.
December 9, 1946:
doctors and scientists on trial at Nuremberg. 16 found guilty, 7
and his Nazi Regime led to the annihilation of more than six million
Jews in Europe. The Third Reich survived him for one week - the
nightmare he had unleashed was over ...