Hermann Wilhelm Göring (January 12, 1893 – October 15, 1946) was a German politician and military leader, a leading member of the Nazi Party, second in command of the Third Reich, designated successor to Adolf Hitler, and commander of the Luftwaffe (German Air Force). Göring was a veteran of World War I, with 22 confirmed kills as a fighter pilot, and was awarded the coveted Pour le Mérite. He was the last commander of Manfred von Richthofen's famous air squadron.
Deutsch:Hermann Wilhelm Göring (* 12. Januar 1893 in Rosenheim; † 15. Oktober 1946 in Nürnberg durch Suizid) ist heute vor allem als Kriegsverbrecher und einer der führenden Politiker in der Zeit des Nationalsozialismus bekannt.
English:Hermann Wilhelm Göring (January 12, 1893 – October 15, 1946), German flying ace in World War I, prominent early member of the Nazi party, later one of the most powerful people in Nazi Germany, "Reichsmarschall" and Commander-in-Chief of the German Luftwaffe in World War II.
Español:Hermann Wilhelm Göring (12 de Enero de 1893- † 15 de Octubre de 1946) era un prominente y temprano miembro del Partido Nazi, y uno de los principales arquitectos de la Alemania Nazi
Göring standing in front of a Texas flag in captivity May 9, 1945
Hermann Göring in captivity May 9, 1945
Detention report and Mugshots of Hermann Göring
Göring in Nuremberg
Göring in Nuremberg
International Military Tribunal defendants eat lunch during a pause in the trial
Defendants Constantin von Neurath and Hermann Goering talk during a recess at the International Military Tribunal trial of war criminals at Nuremberg
The defendants in the dock at the International Military Tribunal trial of war criminals at Nuremberg; pictured in the front row from left to right are: Hermann Goering (back turned), Rudolf Hess and Joachim von Ribbentrop. Pictured in the back row are Karl Doenitz and Erich Raeder (both behind Hess) and Baldur von Schirach and Walter Funk (back turned; both behind v. Ribbentrop)