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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Justice: SAS Style

    Investigative series. The SAS War Crimes Investigation Team attempt to track down several Gestapo officers, wanted for a host of despicable atrocities.

  • Peiper: The Murderer of Malmedy

    The man responsible for the massacre of US soldiers in Malmedy - Joachim Peiper - becomes the hunted as Allied forces attempt to track him down.

  • Death Camp Kommandant

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

  • 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 assessed.

  • The Angel of Death

    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.

  • The Jewish Avengers

    After the war, a Jewish group called the Avengers decided to hunt down known Nazis who had blood on their hands. Targets included lawyer Wilhelm Stuckart.

  • Killing of Reinhard Heydrich

    An in-depth exploration of the assassination of one of the main architects of the Holocaust, Reinhard Heydrich, by British-trained Czechs.

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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.

  • 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.

  • Justice: SAS Style

    Investigative series. The SAS War Crimes Investigation Team attempt to track down several Gestapo officers, wanted for a host of despicable atrocities.

  • Peiper: The Murderer of Malmedy

    The man responsible for the massacre of US soldiers in Malmedy - Joachim Peiper - becomes the hunted as Allied forces attempt to track him down.

  • Death Camp Kommandant

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

  • 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 assessed.

  • The Angel of Death

    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.

  • The Jewish Avengers

    After the war, a Jewish group called the Avengers decided to hunt down known Nazis who had blood on their hands. Targets included lawyer Wilhelm Stuckart.

  • Killing of Reinhard Heydrich

    An in-depth exploration of the assassination of one of the main architects of the Holocaust, Reinhard Heydrich, by British-trained Czechs.

  • Hunting Adolf Eichmann

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

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  • The Monster and the Butcher

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

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  • 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.

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  • Who Killed Heinrich Himmler?

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

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