Schirach, Baldur von

Hitler Youth Leader. by: Cole Nicola

Schirach, Baldur von

Schirach, Baldur von lead the Hitler youth program, he was from america and was born March 9th 1907 joined the Nazi Party in 1925, and first met Hitler in 1926. In 1929, Hitler appointed Schirach head of the National Socialists Students’ League. In 1931. in 1933 became the head of Hitler Youth. On October 1st 1946, Schirach was found guilty of crimes against humanity and sentenced to twenty years in prison. He served his full term and was released in September 1966.Schirach spent the rest of his life in southern Germany and died on August 8th 1974

did the punishment fit the crime?

I think that he should have got 30 to 40 years because he was training kids to be little Hitlers. although I do not think that what he did was a crime against humanity, but I don't think it was right.
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