Hitler Youth

Wednesday 08.00pm

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Hitler Youth

WHEN TO WATCH

  1. Wednesday 22 May at 08.00pm

    The Nazi Child Army

  2. Wednesday 22 May at 09.00pm

    Child Soldier's Last Stand

Synopsis

In 1930s Germany, the Nazi Party created the Hitler Youth to indoctrinate children and adolescents with Nazi ideology and prepare them to become a child army for Hitler. The first programme traces the rise of the movement through to the war.

Episodes

Season 1
  • The Nazi Child Army

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    The history of the Hitler Youth began with that of the Nazi party in the 1920's. After a failed coup attempt in 1923, the Nazi Party and its leader Adolf Hitler seize power in 1933.

    Next Showing
    Wednesday 22 May at 08.00pm
    TPTP
    On National Geographic
  • Child Soldier's Last Stand

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    Emerging in the 1920s, the hitlerjugen, the youth movement of the Nazi Party served Hitler fanatically. After Hitler became Chancellor, the organization absorbed all young Germans.

    Next Showing
    Wednesday 22 May at 09.00pm
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    On National Geographic