But Reichsführer Himmler has noted a
problem. A bullet in a Jew is a
bullet not in an enemy soldier.
Plus, dispatching women and children
this way is... problematic. The men
hesitate. And with 10.3 million to
go- the exact break-down is in
document 171 there- we cannot afford
even a second’s hesitation per Jew.
Now. Within six weeks, the camps of
Belzec, Sobibor and Auschwitz-
Birkenau will be operational. The
MoT, the Foreign Office and we at
the RHSA will strive to relocate all
enemies of the Reich to the camps.
At present, we process about 2000 a
day, but with the zyklone B proposal-
details in appendix C- permanent gas
chambers and a more efficient train
timetable, by next year it will be
that many every hour. By 1949, if we
follow the plans I’ve outlined in
your files, our children will live
and thrive in a Jew-free Europe.
Silence, for a moment. Then, Heydrich KNOCKS the table. All
the others follow suit, BANGING louder and louder. For a
moment, Eichmann basks in the glory. That’s more like it.
As it dies, Heydrich begins to speak. But Eichmann returns to
his collar. Licks his thumb. Tries the stain again. Thistime, it shifts. And, as the sound of SCRATCHING BUILDS-
WE SMASH INTO A RAPID MONTAGE OF THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE
FINAL YEARS OF WW2. Stalingrad, Tripoli, the Pacific,
Normandy Landings, the Red Army, the Berlin bombing,
Hiroshima, the liberation of the camps...
Over footage, a mishmash of NEWS ANNOUNCEMENTS, CHEERS,
MUSIC, CHURCHILL AND EISENHOWER proclaiming an Allied victory-
BUT, LOUDER THAN THE NOISE, COMES A BROADCAST
As the Nazi high command arerounded up, several remain missing.
With the world’s eyes turned toNuremberg, the question on
everyone’s lips is: where is Adolf-