Final Solution

                                                           The Wannsee Conference

The 4th step in the 8 stages of genocide in Organization. This is where the planning of the genocide takes place. The Wannsee Conference was Hitler's organization of the Final Solution. "On January 20, 1942, 15 high-ranking Nazi Party and German government officials gathered at a villa in the Berlin suburb of Wannsee to discuss and coordinate the implementation of what they called the "Final Solution of the Jewish Question." (US Holocaust Memorial Museum Encyclopedia).

This photo shows a picture of the building where the Wannsee Conference was taken place in on January 20th, 1942.They discussed the Final SOlution and the conference only lasted about an hour. This building is now a memorial and museum.

This is a picture of the concentration camps that the Jews were placed in during the Final Solution. These plans along with others were discussed at the Wannsee Conference to plan how they would do this.

This video talks about the Wannsee Conference. The description of this video says "In this film by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Dr. Norbert Kampe, Memorial and Educational Site Director of the Villa at Wannsee, takes viewers on a tour of the tortuous history of the house where the "Final Solution" was coordinated. See the house for yourself, and listen as decades of history--before during and after the war---unfold" (YouTube Video).

Works Cited:

Wannsee Picture- http://media-2.web.britannica.com/eb-media/69/6796...

Wannsee Conference YouTube Video- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nx5iWBC-bzg

"MINUTES OF THE WANNSEE CONFERENCE: Where the "Final Solution" Was Planned over Lunch." MINUTES OF THE WANNSEE CONFERENCE: Where the "Final Solution" Was Planned over Lunch. Web. 12 Dec. 2014. <http://prorev.com/wannsee.htm>.

"Wannsee Conference and the "Final Solution"" United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. United States Holocaust Memorial Council, 20 June 2014. Web. 12 Dec. 2014. <http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005477>.   

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