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What factors led some South American governments to be sympathetic to Nazi war criminals?

What factors led some South American governments to be sympathetic to Nazi war criminals?

What were some of the factors that contributed to some South American governments being so sympathetic to Nazi war criminals that they harbored them?

Armistice

Armistice

During the World War I offensives of 1918, the futility of the German war effort became clear to a number of their military leaders. Swiss representatives were used to convey German interest in seeking an end to the war under the terms of the Fourteen Points that Woodrow Wilson had proposed earlier in the year.

Curtis P-3- 5 hawk - History

Curtis P-3- 5 hawk - History

Curtis P-3- 5 hawk

Jackson's Bank Veto Message [July 10, 1832] - History

Jackson's Bank Veto Message [July 10, 1832] - History

A Bank of the United States is in many respects convenient for the Government and useful to the people. Entertaining this opinion, and deeply impressed with the belief that some of the powers and privileges possessed by the existing Bank are unauthorized by the Constitution, subversive of the rights of the States, and dangerous to the liberties of the people, I felt it my duty, at an early period of my administration, to call the attention of Congress to the practicability of organizing an institution combining all its advantages, and obviating these objections.

Judy Garland

Judy Garland

Judy Garland was an American singer and actor, without doubt one of the greatest stars of Hollywood`s Golden Era of musical film. As a child, Garland made the song, “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” famous in the 1939 film, & 34;The Wizard of Oz.& 34;Birth and youthful careerJudy Garland was born Frances Ethel Gumm in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, on June 10, 1922, to Frank and Ethel Gumm.

USS Southard (DD-207), Mare Island Navy Yard, 1943

USS Southard (DD-207), Mare Island Navy Yard, 1943

USS Southard (DD-207), Mare Island Navy Yard, 1943 Here we see the Clemson class destroyer USS Southard (DD-207) after she had been converted into a high speed minesweeper as DMS-10. Note the mine sweeping equipment on her fantail, the high angle AA guns that have replaced her original main guns by 1943 and the removal of one of her four funnels.