The 96-year-old former “Bookkeeper of Auschwitz” died before starting his jail sentence for participation in the Holocast, according to a Sunday report.
Oskar Groening died March 9th, 2018, prior to starting his four-year prison sentence for his role as acting as an accessory to the murder of 300,000 Jews at German concentration camp Auschwitz, the Daily Mail reported. Groening was nicknamed the “Bookkeeper of Auschwitz” based on counting the amount of the victims’ money when they arrived at the concentration camp and sending the bank notes to Berlin. Groening himself did not kill murder any people at Auschwitz.
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The former Nazi was convicted in 2015 for his role in the Holocaust. Groening then filed an appeal to skirt his prison sentence due to his age and poor health. Germany’s...