a suburb of Berlin,
15 high-ranking functionaries of
They represented the Reich Security Main Office (RSHA), as well as various ministries and central bodies of the Reich and the Nazi Party.
The sole purpose of the meeting was the so‑called
in Europe—the Holocaust.
During the meeting the participants were presented with a statistic in form of
As head of Jewish Affairs in the RSHA, Eichmann was responsible for organising the deportations.
Arranged by country and full of antisemitism, it contained the
still living in each territory.
The list claimed to be precise
Still, it served as a murderous target and was included as page 6 of the protocol of the Wannsee Conference.
Each number represents
a human being.
Jews will be taken into consideration. They are distributed over the individual countries as follows:…”
In the course of this final solution of the Jewish question, roughly
Who are the people hidden behind Eichmann's numbers?