Quotes by Adolf Eichmann

About Adolf Eichmann:

Otto Adolf Eichmann was a German Nazi SS-Obersturmbannführer (lieutenant colonel) and one of the major organisers of the Holocaust. Eichmann was charged by SS-Obergruppenführer Reinhard Heydrich with facilitating and managing the logistics of mass deportation of Jews to ghettos and extermination camps in German-occupied Eastern Europe during World War II. In 1960, he was captured in Argentina by Mossad, Israel's intelligence service. Following a widely publicised trial in Israel, he was found guilty of war crimes and hanged in 1962.

Author Bio

  • NameAdolf Eichmann
  • DescriptionGerman Nazi SS-Obersturmbannführer
  • AliasesOtto Adolf Eichmann
  • BornMarch 19, 1906
  • DiedJune 1, 1962
  • CountryGermany; Nazi Germany
  • ProfessionPolitician