The Terror of WWII: Adolf Hitler’s Rise to Power Adolf Hitler is no doubt the most infamous person that ever existed on this planet. He had an impact on the whole world during WWII and had changed every person’s view of war in the 1930s and 1940s. Hitler was the leader (or Fuhrer) of Germany and the head of the Nazi party during the Second World War (www.biography.com). Adolf had hated everyone that did not have the same “perfect” quality that the “Aryan race” had, which is basically the “perfect” race. He had especially hated the Jewish people and had imprisoned many of them in concentration camps and had killed over 17 million people during WWII (www.businessinsider.com). Hitler had lived a normal, middle-class life, …show more content…
At the outbreak of World War I, Hitler applied to serve in the German army. He was accepted in August 1914, though he was still an Austrian citizen. Although he spent much of his time away from the front lines, Hitler was present at a number of significant battles and was wounded at the Somme (www.wikipedia.com). He was decorated for bravery, receiving the Iron Cross First Class and the Black Wound Badge.After World War I, Hitler returned to Munich and continued to work for the military as an intelligence officer. While monitoring the activities of the German Workers’ Party (DAP), Hitler adopted many of the anti-Semitic, nationalist and anti-Marxist ideas of DAP founder Anton Drexler. Drexler invited Hitler to join the DAP, which he did in 1919 (www.history.com). Hitler’s vitriolic beer-hall speeches began attracting regular audiences. Early followers included army captain Ernst Rohn, the head of the Nazi paramilitary organization, the Srurmabteilung (SA), which protected meetings and frequently attacked political opponents. On November 8, 1923, Hitler and the SA stormed a public meeting of 3,000 people at a large beer hall in Munich. Hitler announced that the national revolution had begun and declared the formation of a new government (www.businessinsider.com). After a short struggle including 20 deaths, the coup, known as the "Beer Hall
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Hitler is the most infamous political figure in history. He was the leader of the Nazi party and the main opposition of the Allied Forces in World War II. With his corrupt ideology he was able to sway an entire nation and poison the leaders of Japan and Italy. With Hitler and his ever growing army he set a plan into motion to spread the Nazi party throughout the world, beginning in Europe. He committed mass murder of eleven million people, six million being of the Jewish faith.
In World War 1, Hitler volunteered for service in the Bavarian army, where he proved to be a dedicated courageous solider. After Germany’s defeat in 1918 he returned to Munich, where, in 1919 he joined the Nazi party. In 1921 he was elected party chairman with dictatorial powers. He soon became a key figure in Bavarian politics and by January 1933 he was appointed chancellor.
Hitler in grade school had started to create beliefs for himself that he shared with all of his friends. Then a few years later, Hitler dropped out of school after his mother had died. Soon after, he ran out of money, so for the next few years Hitler stayed at a homeless shelter. It was here where hitler first cultivated the ideas of anti-semitism. Soon after the outbreak of WW1, Hitler applied for the German Military and was accepted. He was not always present at the front lines, but he was present at many of the major battles and was awarded medals for his “service”. After his service, he worked at a job in munich as a military intelligence officer for “”The German Worker’s Party, ”(DAP). It was also here where Hitler gained more anti-semitic,
Adolf Hitler was the dictator of Germany during World War II. He was well adored by many citizens of the country, but he was also behind a horrifying tragedy that took the lives of millions of Jews. He was a very compelling leader which is why so many people followed him blindly. Hitler’s story comes from humble beginnings to becoming one of the most powerful dictators in the world. He used his powers to influence his country and plunge the world into a full on war.
In 1918, Germany surrendered and lost the war. This was a major disappointment to Germany and Hitler (Schlesinger 20). After the war Hitler returned to Munich. He became employed as a political education officer for the troops. While there he discovered a small political group that called itself the German Workers’ party (Winks 565). He joined in 1919 and was put in charge of propaganda. Hitler’s speeches attracted many listeners, and it soon became a major party with many followers (Bullock 22). By 1921, he had made himself the leader or Fuhrer, and the Nazi party was born (Winks 565).
July 11th, 1921, Hitler made it back to Munich where he announced his resignation from the NAZI party. The leaders of the party realised that the loss of Hitler would mean the end of the NAZIs. Hitler announced that he would return to the party if the chairman gave him dictatorial powers. The committee members where infuriated but after a while the committee gave in and put it down to a vote in which Adolf Hitler won 543 to 1. At the next gathering
Adolf Hitler is no doubt the most infamous person that ever existed on this planet. He had an impact on the whole world during WWII. Hitler was the leader of the Nazi party during the second World War. Adolf Hitler had hated the Jews and had imprisoned them in what is known as concentration camps and had killed over 17 million people during WWII.
Today Hitler is known for being the heartless leader of the Nazi Party and the initiator of the Holocaust. However, he once too was at the bottom of society struggling to manage. At the age of 19 he had dreams of becoming a recognized artist or architect, but his his dreams failed. In an effort to pick himself up, he moved to Munich in 1912 and enlisted in the German army in World War I. After the war, Hitler moved back to Munich in 1919. Shortly after he established the National Socialist German Worker’s Party,otherwise famously known as the Nazi Party. This worker’s party gave him a strong sense of power, power that was used to violently overthrow the German government. Consequently, the coup d’etat resulted in a five-year prison sentence,
Eight years after Hitler dropped out of school, Adolf moved to Munich. He applied for the German army, although he was an Austrian citizen, around the time World War I broke out. Even though he spent the majority of his time not on the front lines, he did participate in many battles. He received the Iron Cross First Class and the Black Wound Badge. When the war ended, Hitler was bitter towards Germany’s surrender.
Born in Austria in 1889, he rose to power in German politics as leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party, also known as the Nazi Party. He was chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945, and served as dictator from 1934 to 1945. His policies triggered World War II and oversaw fascist policies that resulted in millions of deaths. Today we will discuss the early years, artistic dream, the role in World War I, rise to power, the leadership of Der Führer, and the death of the infamous Adolf Hitler.
He was the son of fifty-two year old Austrian customs officer Alois Schickelgruber Hitler and housekeeper, and third wife, sixteen year old Klara Poelzl. She was his cousin once removed, and they were twenty three years apart. When Hitler was young he was very discontent, lazy, and angry all the time, and very bitter toward his strict father. Although he was very attached to his mother, she died from cancer in December of 1908, which was a painful blow to the young Hitler. He spent four years in the Realschule in Linz, then left school to become a painter. He left for Vienna in October 1907. He later moved to Munich, soon war broke out in August 1914, and he joined the sixteenth Bavarian Infantry Regiment. He proved himself a courageous and able soldier, later receiving the Iron Cross for
Adolf Hitler's childhood was one of mixed emotions and he didn't like his Dad’s stern attitude, while he loved his Mother. Hitler never got more than secondary education. Hitler was born April 20, 1889 at Braunau, Austria at River Inn. When he was twenty-one he attended Tech and Scientific high. Then in May, 1913 Hitler moved to Munich, Germany where he sold paintings till he could go into studying again.
Although Hitler was not born in Germany, he led Germany in 1933 until his death on April 30, 1945. Adolf would do anything at the time to not be put into the Austrian military. He ended up moving to Munich, Germany in May of 1913 and he enlisted into the German army