Episode guide

Image for Nazi Hunters

Series 1

Nazi Hunters

  • Hunting the Nazi Rocket Scientists

    Hear about the painstaking hunt for Nazi war criminals, beginning with the US Army task force in charge of locating key German scientists.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • The Hunt for Martin Bormann

    From scientists to SS commanders - the stories of the Nazi war criminals and how they were tracked down. Here, Hitler's personal secretary Martin Bormann.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • Justice: SAS Style

    Witness the efforts of the SAS War Crimes Investigation Team as they attempt to track down several Gestapo officers, wanted for a host of despicable atrocities.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • Peiper: The Murderer of Malmedy

    Hear how the man responsible for the massacre of US soldiers in Malmedy - Joachim Peiper - became the hunted as Allied forces tried to track him down.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • Death Camp Kommandant

    Hear how the 30-year hunt for the commandant of two death camps culminated, in the series that charts the fate of Nazi war criminals post-World War II.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • Albert Speer: The 'Good' Nazi?

    Architect Albert Speer was one of the few war criminals to admit his guilt at the Nuremberg trials, but was his remorse a ruse? The facts are assessed.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • The Angel of Death

    Follow the search for the elusive Josef Mengele, for many years the world's most wanted criminal, led by one of his captives in Auschwitz - Simon Wiesenthal.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • The Jewish Avengers

    After World War II, a Jewish group called the Avengers decided to hunt down known Nazis. Hear how they tracked their targets, including lawyer Wilhelm Stuckart.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • Killing of Reinhard Heydrich

    One of the main architects of the Holocaust, Reinhard Heydrich was assassinated by British-trained Czechs in 1942. This is the story of his downfall.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • Hunting Adolf Eichmann

    Hear about the tireless pursuit of those responsible for atrocities during World War II. Find out how Adolf Eichmann was tracked to Argentina in 1961.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • The Monster and the Butcher

    'The Butcher of Lyon' and 'Ivan the Terrible' - join the hunt for Gestapo head Klaus Barbie and death camp guard Ivan Grozny, which lasted into the 1980s.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • Goering - The Star Exhibit

    The global search for the most sought-after World War II criminals. How Hitler's deputy Hermann Goering was captured by the Allies, leading to his suicide.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled
  • Who Killed Heinrich Himmler?

    Revisit the capture and subsequent suicide of one of Hitler's most feared allies, Heinrich Himmler, whose reign of persecution ended millions of lives.

    Not scheduled
    Not scheduled