Hermann Göring

The Sentencing and Death of Herman Göring


Herman Göring was a leader of the nazi party, German politician, and also a military leader. He was a veteran of WW1 where he participated as an ace pilot. Hitler had appointed this man as his deputy and successor.

The sentencing and death of Herman Göring

Görman's death

Herman Göring was sentenced to death by being hanged. The evidence that was shown to help determine this sentence was several witnesses, and some video clips. He asked to be shot as a soldier, instead if being hung like an average criminal. The court had refused his wish. So the night before his hanging he had committed suicide with a potassium cyanide capsule.