Photo Gallery: Hitler as Fabricated War Hero

Foto: aus: Bathasar Brandmayer: Meldegänger Hitler 1914-18, München 1933

A Hero in His Own Mind Hitler Biography Debunks Mythology of Wartime Service

After analyzing recently found documents about Adolf Hitler's days as a soldier in World War I, historian Thomas Weber has concluded that he was not the hero he was later made out to be and that his radicalization shouldn't necessarily be attributed to his wartime experiences.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan