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Adolph Eichmann in his cell in Galami Prison in Israel as he awaits his trial.  Before his arrest by Israel's Mossad intelligence service, Adolf Eichmann boasted openly to other foreigners in Argentina of the war crimes he had committed. He confided in one journalist that his only mistake was not having murdered all the Jews. "We didn't do our work correctly," he said.

In this handout photo provided by the Israeli Government Press Office, Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann sits in his cell in Galami Prison, waiti.


Despising the weak: long shadows of infant murder in Nazi Germany

In 1944, this photo captures Hungarian Jews wearing the Star of David. The Star of David is a unique symbol in Judaism. It was created to explain that Jews were shielded by God (like David). This illustrates externalization in social construction because the Star of David helped Jewish people communicate and identify with other people of the same religion as well as created an important interpretation of their culture.

WWII Jewish Couple Wearing Yellow Stars: A Jewish couple in the Budapest ghetto wear yellow stars on their jackets. In April of a declaration ordered all Jews in Hungary to prominently wear yellow stars.

Death Toll: 15,000,000 5.6 – 6.1 million Jews 3.0 – 3.5 million Polish Jews 2.5 – 3.5 million non-Jewish Poles 3.5 – 6 million other Slavic civilians 2.5 – 4 million Soviet POWs 1 – 1.5 million pol…

he arrival and processing of an entire transport of Jews from Carpatho-Ruthenia, a region annexed in 1939 to Hungary from Czechoslovakia, at Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camp in Poland, in May of

The International Jew - an anti-Semitic publication by Henry Ford that was admired by Hitler

The International Jew - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Советский солдат разбивает плакат с изображением А. Гитлера в освобожденной Гатчине

Soldier life: Red Army soldier smashes a German propaganda poster that reads Hitler the liberator.

Low Pressure Experiment

Dachau Picture: Prisoner Who Has Been Subjected to Low Pressure Experimentation

Adolf Eichmann in his cell before execution

Not long after the war, the Cold War began occupying US attention while Israel also seemed to lose interest in hunting Eichmann down. But he didn't trust the lull and decided to make a run for Argentina.