Execution of Wilhelm Keitel – Nazi Field Marshal & War Criminal – Nuremberg Trials – World War 2

Wilhelm Keitel was born on the 22nd of September 1882 in the village of Helmscherode, then part of the German Empire and in 1901 he joined the Prussian army as an artillery officer. The First World War began on the 28th of July 1914. Keitel, who served on the western front as a battery commander… Continue reading Execution of Wilhelm Keitel – Nazi Field Marshal & War Criminal – Nuremberg Trials – World War 2

Execution of Alfred Jodl Nazi German General who signed the German Instrument of Surrender in ww2

Execution of Alfred Jodl Nazi German General who signed the German Instrument of Surrender in ww2 Alfred Jodl was a Nazi German General Colonel (Generaloberst) during ww1 and ww2Β who served as the chief of the Operations Staff of theΒ Oberkommando der Wehrmacht, the German Armed Forces High Command, throughoutΒ World War II. He was slightly injured during… Continue reading Execution of Alfred Jodl Nazi German General who signed the German Instrument of Surrender in ww2