Hitler 's Anti Jewish Measure

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There are many horrible things and evil people that have existed in this world, but not many of them add up to the type of evil that Adolf Eichmann was.
Adolf Eichmann was a nightmare for the Jews; he stole them, shot them, and put them in a gas chambers. Eichmann was a huge factor in the solution to the “Jewish Question” in Germany. In the beginning of his influence on the Jews, he was ruthless and followed any demands given to him by his peers without question, then he began playing a large roll in the Holocaust as the leader in transportation. This had a huge effect on him, and sent him into a spiral of emotion; he wanted to protect his officers, so he changed the ways Jews were killed, but he developed such a hatred for the Jews that …show more content…

“The way we selected our victims was as follows, Auschwitz Kommandant Höss reported after the war: ‘We had two SS doctors on duty at Auschwitz to examine the incoming transports of prisoners. The prisoners would be marched by one of the doctors who would make spot decisions as they walked by. Those who were fit for work were sent into the camp. Others were sent immediately to the extermination plants. Children of tender years were invariably exterminated since by reason of their youth they were unable to work.’” (Adolf Eichmann - Biography 1). So to conclude on his duties, Eichmann was mainly in charge of the round-up and transportation of Jews, not to kill them in any way other than if the Jews were difficult and rebellious. This will come to change later when he witnesses how the Jews are being killed. Adolf Eichmann witnessed the shooting of Jews; but he thought this was inhumane. Yes, he was in charge of transportation, but he also witnessed shootings that occurred and the sites at which shooting had taken place. “Eichmann first visited Auschwitz in 1941, and he was to visit a number of killing centres throughout the East, in order to ensure that the “Final Solution” was being carried out. Eichmann proved to be a model of bureaucratic industriousness and icy determination even though he had never been a fanatical anti-semite,” (HolocaustResearchProject 1). Witnessing these shooting proved to change Eichmann a little, enough to the point where he

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