Germany probing alleged Auschwitz guard from U.S.

24.09.2012                      08.Tischrei. 5773

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Germany probing alleged Auschwitz guard from U.S.

Johann 'Hans' Breyer, admits he was a guard at Auschwitz, but says he was stationed outside the facility and had nothing to do with the wholesale slaughter of some 1.5 million Jews and others behind the gates.

Germany has launched a war crimes investigation against an 87-year-old Philadelphia man it accuses of serving as an SS guard at the Auschwitz death camp, The Associated Press has learned, following years of failed U.S. Justice Department efforts to have the man stripped of his American citizenship and deported….