The Warrior Next Door Podcast

Marta Warner - Hitler Youth and Survivor of WWII Series 14 Episode 2 of 5

September 12, 2022 Ryan Fairfield, Tony Lupo Season 2 Episode 70
The Warrior Next Door Podcast
Marta Warner - Hitler Youth and Survivor of WWII Series 14 Episode 2 of 5
Show Notes

Welcome to Episode 2 of the 5 part Marta Warner series, a Hitler Youth student and survivor of WWII. In this episode Marta describes her experience witnessing the chilling effect of Nazi control and the effect it had on her family and neighbors.  She also describes the indoctrination that came with being a member of the Hitler Youth which was automatic for 10 years olds. She also discusses the creeping Nazism and incrementalism that eroded the privacy and freedoms of the German citizen without their realization.