Note 033
by Joachim C. Fest

33 Werner Klose, 'Hitlerjugend. Die Geschichte einer irregefuhrten Generation. Nach Quellen und Erlebnissen dargestellt', Die Welt am Sonntag, from 17th February 1963. The quotation given here is from the issue of 10th March 1963. An informative and authentic glance at the motivations that led the broad cross-section of the young to the Hitler Youth is to be found in Melita Maschmann, Fazit, Kein Rechtfertigungsversuch (Stuttgart, 1965). See also the collection Jugend unterm Schicksal. Lebensberichte junger Deutscher 1946-1949 (Hamburg, 1950).

From Chapter 18, Baldur von Schirach , Part 3 of The Face Of The Third Reich by J.C. Fest -- See further Notes

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