Ernst Vom Rath: The Rise Of The Nazis

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On November 7, 1983 Herschel Grynszpan, a seventeen year old Jew, caused the Nazis to seek revenge. Herschel was living in France for a few years when he discovered that something had happened to his parents. He learned that his parents had been transported to Poland by the Nazis from Hanover. In anger the teenager came up with a plan involving Ernst vom Rath to get back at the Nazis. Ernst vom Rath was an unlucky German diplomat that lived in Paris, as well as a good friend of Hitler. When November seventh came around, Herschel shot Ernst vom Rath, who eventually died from the injuries two days later on November ninth. In respect of Ernst vom Rath, Hitler attended the funeral, along with many others. Soon after the death of the

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