Goering


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Goe·ring

 (gĕr′ĭng, gûr′-, gœ′rĭng), Hermann Wilhelm
See Hermann Wilhelm Göring.

Gö·ring

also Goe·ring  (gĕr′ĭng, gûr′-, gœ′rĭng), Hermann Wilhelm 1893-1946.
German Nazi politician and military leader who was responsible for the buildup of German air forces, directed the German wartime economy, and was named Hitler's successor (1939). Severely criticized for Germany's military decline, he lost favor with Hitler and was stripped of his command (1943). After he was convicted and sentenced to death at the Nuremberg trials (1946), he committed suicide.

Goering

(German ˈɡøːrɪŋ)
n
(Biography) See Göring

Goe•ring

(ˈgɛər ɪŋ, ˈgɜr-)

n.
Hermann Wilhelm, Göring, Hermann Wilhelm.
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Hermann Goering sent the message on April 23, 1945, as soldiers closed in on the Berlin bunker where the Nazi chief was holed up.
In the 1930's the Jewish ethnicity of those dealers brought them to the attention of Hermann Goering, whose titles as one of Adolf Hitler's top Nazi deputies included not only Commander of the Luftwaffe and President of the Reichstag, but also Prime Minister of Prussia.
1945: The Nuremberg War Crimes trial of Nazis, including Hermann Goering, Rudolf Hess, and Joachim von Ribbentrop, began.
He also interrogated top Nazis including Heinrich Himmler and Hermann Goering and survived arrest by the SS, a torpedo attack and 11 plane crashes.
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Passports of Hermann Goering, an aviator's watch, pictures of Hitler and silverware were among the items that were to go under the hammer.
Here he is plugging a film about looted Nazi art without realising that Goering himself had plans to plunder the British Museum.
Here he is plugging a film about looted Nazi art without realising that Goering himself had plans to plunder the British Museum" - Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, criticises the film star for suggesting that Britain should return the Elgin Marbles to Greece.
THIS is a shameless link to the previous story, by it is perhaps a less well known fact that Nazi leader Hermann Goering refused to use army-issue toilet paper because it was too rough.
The book includes 20 b&w historical photos and a color historical photo on cover of Goering looking especially evil.
29 ( ANI ): German Chancellor Angela Merkel is said to be furious after her office rug was found to be part of a collection of treasures looted by Hitler's deputy Hermann Goering.