Dr.Mengele Paper

Topics: Schutzstaffel, Josef Mengele, Adolf Eichmann Pages: 3 (898 words) Published: September 23, 2008
During the holocaust there were a lot of horrible things that happen and a lot of bad people to. One of these people was named dr.mengele he was a person with no fear for what he did and to who he did it to. Dr.Mengele killed many people but the question is what made him do all this. Did he have a bad childhood or what would put all those crazy ideas of doing what he did to people.

Dr.Mengele was born in march 16, in germany. He studied all his life and didn't want to be anything else but a doctor. There isn't much about his childhood that would be important. joseph mengele parents are Karl and walburga mengele.(satx.rr.com). He had two brothers Alois, and karl jr. Walburga ruled her household with an equal amount of firmness, demanding respect and obedience.(mindcontrolforums.com). Joseph mengele described his father as a very cold man , distant and preoccupied with his work.(mindcontrolforums.com). In 1938 dr.mengele obtained a doctorate in medicine and anthropolgy he did this in the university of munich. Dr.mengele had applied to be a member of the nazi party and in this same year 1938 he joined the ss.(wikipedia.org). joined the SS. Mengele fought in the Russian campaign but he was so badly wounded that he was considered unfit for frontline military service. After recovering from his wounded, Mengele volunteered to work in concentration camps. He was sent to Auschwitz-Birkenau.(historylearningsite.co.uk). It was Mengele who is principally associated with selecting those who were gassed on arrival and those who survived. Known as the "Angel of Death", a flick of the wrist immediately condemned some to the gas chambers, while others were deemed able to work for a while before being murdered. In his 21 months at Auschwitz-Birkenau Mengele was a regular figure on the platform when the trains came. Those who survived the camp, remember Mengele as being immaculately dressed as he indicated those who should go to the left (immediately to the gas chambers) of...
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