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The historic Trial and suicide note of Hitler’s second in Command-What you might not know after 70 years .

After the collapse of Nazi Germany on the 8th  of May 1945, the allied forces began to perfect their plans to bring top Nazi officials to trial. The Legal basis for the trial was established by the London Charter which was agreed upon on the 8th of August 1945.

On the 20th of November 1945, the first part of the series of Trials began with the trials of 24 top Nazi officials. Among them was Reichmarschall Herman Goering, the highest ranking Nazi official to be tried at the International Military Tribunal in Nuremberg. He was Hitler’s designated successor.Hermann Goering

Eight Judges presided over the trial. Soviet Union, Britain, America and France provided two Judges each and a prosecutor. On the 20th of November trial opened at 10am. Continue reading The historic Trial and suicide note of Hitler’s second in Command-What you might not know after 70 years .