December 2, 2023

Oldest Nazi yet, an 89-year-old accused Auschwitz guard, arrested in U.S.

By Joe Coscarelli From NY Magazine Johann Breyer, an 89-year-old immigrant originally from Czechoslovakia, appeared in Philadelphia court today on charges that he worked as a Nazi SS guard at Auschwitz and Buchenwald during World War II. The New York Times reports that Breyer, who has lived in this country since 1952, “is the oldest […]