Accused Nazi war criminal dies one month before trial

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 1, 2011 14:42

Accused Nazi war criminal Peter Egner died before he could be brought to trial next month, Reuters reported on Tuesday.

Egner was suspected of helping commit genocide as a transport guard for mobile gas chambers and trains headed for Auschwitz.

Egner reportedly died in a retirement community in Bellevue, Washington, at age 88.


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