Josef 'Sepp' Dietrich

General

Began as Adolf Hitler's chauffeur and bodyguard but was promoted rapidly after the Night of the Long Knives, a series of political murders. He became a Nazi General and commanded the 6th Panzer Army during the Battle of the Bulge. He was imprisoned in the US after the war and later by Germany for murder.

Birth Location: 
Hawangen, Germany
Birth Date: 
05/28/1892
Death Location: 
Ludwigsburg, Germany
Death Date: 
04/21/1966